Crock Pot Meatballs

Crock Pot Meatballs - one of the easiest and tastiest meatball recipes you'll ever try! They are full of so much flavor! They're perfect for parties too!

Who here loves MEATBALLS?

My husband’s family has always loved meatballs considering they are from Sweden and Swedish Meatballs are a staple for many of their family get togethers and holidays. I’m not proud to admit this, but I have never tried their meatballs as of yet (we haven’t been back to Arizona for a Swedish Christmas get together in 3 years). It’s pretty pathetic, I know, but since moving to Texas I have developed a love for meatballs. This all happened last New Year’s Eve when we were hanging out with friends and my friend, Marie, made some Crock Pot Meatballs. They smelled so stinkin’ delicious I knew I had to give them a try, and I did… and I fell in love! 12 meatballs later and I was insistent that I get the recipe. She gave it to me with no hesitation and we’ve made them a few times since. My husband is especially fond of the recipe and has requested it a few times since that New Years get together, and I’m glad he does because they are so good! The best part if you literally dump everything in the crock pot and let it cook. AMAZING, right?!

Crock pot recipes are always the best! Here is what you’ll need:

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Crock Pot Meatballs
 
Ingredients
  • 1 large bag frozen meatballs
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 cup chili sauce
  • 1 - 10 oz jar red currant jelly (can also use grape jelly or huckleberry jelly)
  • 1 - 14 oz. bottle ketchup
  • ½ teaspoon ginger
  • 1½ cups cold water
  • juice of 2 lemons
Instructions
  1. Place brown sugar, chili sauce, jelly, ketchup, ginger, cold water and lemon juice in your crock pot.
  2. Add frozen meatballs and stir so meatballs are coated in sauce.
  3. Cook on HIGH for 4 hours or LOW for 6-8 hours. ENJOY!

NOTE: Half the recipe if making a smaller bag of meatballs.

Crock Pot Meatballs - one of the easiest and tastiest meatball recipes you'll ever try! They are full of so much flavor! They're perfect for parties too!

Crock Pot Meatballs - one of the easiest and tastiest meatball recipes you'll ever try! They are full of so much flavor! They're perfect for parties too!

Crock Pot Meatballs - one of the easiest and tastiest meatball recipes you'll ever try! They are full of so much flavor! They're perfect for parties too!

Crock Pot Meatballs - one of the easiest and tastiest meatball recipes you'll ever try! They are full of so much flavor! They're perfect for parties too!

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Crock Pot Meatballs - one of the easiest and tastiest meatball recipes you'll ever try! They are full of so much flavor! They're perfect for parties too!

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Kristyn is passionate about sharing ALL things creative! From recipes and tips to crafts and DIY projects, Kristyn loves to share with her readers how to be creative and how to do things simply. When not creating, she is busy going on adventures with her 5 children (ages 7 to 6 months) and with her best friend/husband, Lorin.
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Kristyn is passionate about sharing ALL things creative! From recipes and tips to crafts and DIY projects, Kristyn loves to share with her readers how to be creative and how to do things simply. When not creating, she is busy going on adventures with her 5 children (ages 7 to 6 months) and with her best friend/husband, Lorin.

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  1. 1
    Donna Howard :

    Hey Kristyn these look yummy and so easy. Now these aren’t Swedish meatballs are they? I wasn’t sure!! But regardless I will be making them!! Thanks as usual for all your yum recipes!!

    • 2

      These are just regular frozen meatballs, but any kind will work:) They are super yummy and yes, very easy to make! Hope yo like them as much as we did!!

  2. 3

    Do you think i could make my own meatballs freeze them & finish them with your sauce & crockpot them ? Would this work ?

  3. 5

    Hi Kristyn,

    Looks yummy, but my only question would be is how spicy is this considering the chili sauce in the ingredients as we don’t handle spicy too well in this family?

    Cheers,
    John

    • 6

      They weren’t too spicy. You can always add a little less chili sauce or maybe a little more ketchup. Hope you give them a try!! Thanks for stopping by!

  4. 7

    Podria decirme el peso de la bolsa de albondigas
    Gracias

    • 8

      No puedo recordar el tamano exacto, pero es una gran bolsa. Creo que la bolsa mas grande es de 60 onzas, asi que tal vez la bolsa que utilice fue cerca de 30 onzas. Espero que ayude!! Gracias!!

  5. 9

    I always was interested in this topic and still
    am, thank you for posting.
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