Cranberry Glazed Meatballs

Total Time
35mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 25 mins

Johnston's Cranberry Marsh

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Meatballs: Combine ingredients, shape into meatballs, bake at 400°F 10 to 12 minutes, turning once.
  2. Sauce: Heat sauce ingredients.
  3. Put meatballs in casserole. Pour sauce over meatballs. Bake at 350°F for 15 – 20 minutes.
Most Helpful

4 5

These are delicious! The sauce was hit and miss with my family: 2 loved it, two hated it. lol The men wanted to know why they weren't bbq, italian, etc. Since they didn't like the sauce, I gave it 4 stars. But for the basic meatball it would get 5. No complaints. Even if you make these with a different sauce I can vouch that everyone loved the meatballs! Minus the ginger, this will be my basic recipe from now on. Thanks!

5 5

Steph, these glazed meatballs were sooo good!! When adding the ground pork, I used pork sausage that our family makes, (which already has salt, pepper, garlic, sage, and onion in it) but I still added the 1/2 tsp of salt, and the 1/4 tsp of pepper to the recipe. When it came to baking the meatballs, I first sprayed one Teflon baking sheet with a no-stick cooking spray, and baked the meatballs for 15 minutes in a 350 degree oven, but next time I may just bake them for about 10-12 minutes, as I made all the meatballs 1-inch in size. Also, just before baking the meatballs in the oven, I mixed the sauce ingredients ahead of time, w/a potato masher, and while the meatballs were baking in the oven, I then heated the cranberry sauce. I baked the meatballs uncovered (in the cranberry sauce) for 20 minutes in a 325 degree oven, instead of a 350 degree oven. One other thing I forgot to add... I did add 1/4 teaspoon of the Tabasco to the sauce (instead of just the 1 drop). I served the meatballs with mashed potatoes and corn on the side. What a great dish this was!! Thank you Steph for posting this wonderful recipe.

5 5

We loved these meatballs! They are moist and the sauce is sweet and tangy. I used all ground pork instead of a beef/pork mixture. These are good for a meal or for appetizers. Thanx for the recipe. We'll have these again.