Ultimate Party Meatballs

Ultimate Party Meatballs
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Makes 30 appetizer servings.


1 14-ounce can Ocean Spray® Jellied Cranberry Sauce
1 12-ounce bottle Heinz® Chili Sauce
1 2-pound bag frozen, pre-cooked, cocktail-size meatballs


Combine sauces in a large saucepan. Cook over medium-low heat, stirring until smooth. Add meatballs. Cover and cook for 15 minutes or until meatballs are heated through, stirring occasionally.

Makes 30 appetizer servings.

Slow cooker Preparation: Place meatballs in a slow cooker. Combine sauces and pour over meatballs. Cover and cook 4 hours on HIGH.


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huge hit

patrick from moorpark, CA

I make these for football parties I attend and they always run out no matter how much I make.

No-fail crowd pleaser

I've been making this for years in a slow cooker and it is always a success. Sometimes I use turkey, sometimes beef -- both are delicious. If I have ground cumin on hand I add a teaspoon to the sauce before cooking; it works really well with the other flavors.


I made it for a potluck celebration at church and everybody enjoyed it! I will alternate between this one and the grape jelly meatball recipe.

happy food

made this for dinner and served it with rice and sesame seeds.wish I would have made more.It was outstanding.

addicting happy food

way better than the ones with jelly.made some of these for lunch and served with steamed rice and sesame seeds on top.. they were very addicting and were super tasty next time I am putting them in the slow cooker.

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