Orange-Glazed Meatballs

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 30 min.


20 meatballs

Updated: Sep. 30, 2023
I love the sweet orange marmalade paired with the zip of a jalapeno in this sweet-sour glaze. —Bonnie Stallings, Martinsburg, West Virginia
Orange-Glazed Meatballs Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1 package (22 ounces) frozen fully cooked Angus beef meatballs
  • 1 jar (12 ounces) orange marmalade
  • 1/4 cup orange juice
  • 3 green onions, chopped, divided
  • 1 jalapeno pepper, seeded and chopped


  1. Prepare meatballs according to package directions.
  2. In a small saucepan, heat the marmalade, orange juice, half the green onions, and the jalapeno.
  3. Place meatballs in a serving dish; pour glaze over the top and gently stir to coat. Garnish with remaining green onions.
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Peppers (Hot)
Wear disposable gloves when cutting hot peppers; the oils can burn skin. Avoid touching your face.

Nutrition Facts

1 meatball: 125 calories, 6g fat (3g saturated fat), 17mg cholesterol, 208mg sodium, 13g carbohydrate (11g sugars, 1g fiber), 4g protein.