Fantastic Sweet and Sour Barbecue Meatballs

Total Time
1hr 20mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 1 hr

These are from our church cookbook, and are incredibly delicious as a main dish served over hot, cooked rice. They also make wonderful sandwiches. The brown sugar amount for the sauce can be adjusted. Lately 2 and 1/4 c of brown sugar has become too sweet for me!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. For meatballs, combine milk, ground chuck, oats, onion and seasonings.
  2. Shape into balls and place in pan, one layer.
  3. Combine sauce ingredients until dissolved and pour over meatballs.
  4. Bake at 350 for 1 hour.


Most Helpful

SO GOOD! Not a huge fan of it over rice, but on a hoagie with some provolone would be awesome. The liquid smoke makes this! A sweet, subtle bbq flavor. I cut down the brown sugar 1/4 cup. freezes beautifully. Thanks for an awesome recipe.

Let's Cook! April 02, 2009

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