It seems we are being invited to pot lucks, dinners, holiday get-togethers and more this time of the year. If you are like me, you might have a hard time saying no to any of these and of course you volunteer yourself on an already jam packed plate.
Thank goodness for quick and easy recipes in the crock pot! These meatballs are perfect to bring to any party as an appetizer and will have you pegged as the “meatball lady” from now on.
Crockpot Party Meatballs
Oh and did I tell you that there are only 3 ingredients in these party meatballs? While a traditional meatball recipe is perfect for dinner, these are more for appetizers or party finger foods.
If you love appetizers as much as I do, check out these easy appetizer recipes that are perfect for any party!
How to make this Crockpot Party Meatball recipe
In your crockpot mix together 1 Party Size bag of meatballs (48-65 oz), a 32oz bottle of barbecue sauce and a 32oz jar of grape jelly. For a kick, add 2-3 tsp of cayenne pepper.
Cook on high for 4 hours and enjoy!
If I’m going to a party, I cook these in advance and then transport right to the party in my crockpot. When you get to your party, keep it on the warm setting to keep your meatballs hot.
- 1 Party Size bag of meatballs (48-65 oz)
- 32 oz barbecue sauce
- 32 oz grape jelly
- 3 tsp cayenne pepper
- Combine all ingredients in a large crockpot and mix well.
- Cook on high for 4 hours.
- This recipe makes a ton of meatballs. If you want to offer them a way to half it, they can use the family size bag of meatballs (usually about 25 oz) and 18 oz bbq sauce, 18 oz grape jelly, 1.5 tsp cayenne.