Meatballs of Ground Beef Recipes

Make balls out of ground beef and you have a different form of ground beef recipes, meatballs!  Recipes of this dish, just like all other dishes have variations that you can choose from or even make one your own.  Kids love it and even have a great time making one for them since it comes with forming the balls like playing with clay.

Mixing Cranberry with Ground Beef Recipes

Enjoy ground beef with the fruity taste of cranberry.  The sweet taste cranberries compliments well meat especially the dark ones.

Cranberry Meatballs

Cranberry Meatballs

Cranberry Meatballs

(Meatballs)

  • 1 ½ lb lean ground beef
  • ½ lb ground pork
  • ½ cup fine dry bread crumbs
  • 2 large eggs
  • 12 oz chili sauce, divided (1/4 cup for meatball mixture, remaining for sauce)
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • ½ tsp ground black pepper
  • Hot sauce
  • 1 medium onion (chopped finely)
  • 1 clove garlic (minced finely)
  • ½ red or green bell pepper (chopped finely)

(Sauce)

  • 15 oz whole berry cranberry sauce
  • Remaining chili sauce
  • 1 tbsp prepared mustard
  • 2 tbsp brown sugar

Spray cooking oil on non-stick foil placed on 2 large baking dishes.  Preheat the oven to 325°F.

Combine all meatball ingredients in 1 bowl and blend well.  Form into 1 inch meatballs and place on the prepared baking dishes.  Bake until done then place meatballs on a large saucepan.

Mix all sauce ingredients and gently pour over the meatballs.  Cover the saucepan and cook for at least 2 hours over low heat.  Serve on a chafing dish with tooth picks.

Chilli on Ground Beef Recipes

 (Meatballs)

  • 1 lb lean ground beef
  • ½  lb ground pork
  • ½ cup onion (finely chopped)
  • 3 tbsp cilantro (finely chopped)
  • ½ cup bell pepper (finely chopped)
  • ¼ cup ketchup
  • 1 tsp Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 large egg (slightly beaten)
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • ½ tsp dried leaf oregano
  • ½ tsp garlic powder
  • ½ tsp ground cumin
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ¼ tsp pepper
  • 1 cup fine dry bread crumbs

(Sauce)

  • 2 cans chili style diced tomatoes
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • 8 oz tomato sauce

Preheat the oven to 425°F.  Line shallow baking pan with foil.

Combine all meatball ingredients and add enough bread crumbs to adjust the firmness of the mixture.  Shape into medium size balls and place on the baking pan.  Bake for 15 minutes and turn the meatballs and place it back to the oven for another 15 minutes.

Use a pan and combine sauce ingredients under low heat.  Add the meatballs to the sauce and let it simmer for at least 15 minutes.  Serve with hot rice or simply with the sauce.  You can even serve it with pasta if you like!

In preparing this dish, there are a lot of fine chopping to be done and it would be a great tip to add all the required ingredients to be chopped in a food processor, and pulse into fine but not too fine bits.  Any added ingredients to ground beef recipes can be done this way to ensure a fine texture with meatballs.

100 % Delicious Ground Beef Recipes

slow cooker beef stew recipe

Beef Stew Slow Cooker Recipes

Beef Stew Slow Cooker Recipes

Mexican Recipes with ground beef

Ground Beef Recipes For Kids

Spaghetti Recipe With Ground Beef

spaghetti-recipe-with-ground-beef-and-ragu

spaghetti-recipe-with-ground-beef-and-ragu

Dirty Rice Recipe With Ground Beef