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- Makes: 64 servings
4 hrs to 5 hrs on low or 2 to 2-1/2 hours on high
Three ingredients and a slow-cooker are all you need for a crowd-pleasing appetizer.
frozen cooked plain meatballs, thawed (32 meatballs each)
jellied cranberry sauce
In a 3-1/2- or 4-quart slow cooker place meatballs. In a medium bowl combine cranberry sauce and barbecue sauce. Pour over meatballs in cooker; stir to coat.
Cover and cook on low-heat setting for 4 to 5 hours or on high-heat setting for 2 to 2-1/2 hours. Serve meatballs with toothpicks. If desired, keep warm on low-heat setting for up to 2 hours. Makes 64 meatballs.
- Saucepan variation: In a large saucepan combine thawed meatballs and desired sauce. Heat to boiling; reduce heat. Simmer, uncovered, for 10 to 15 minutes minutes or until heated through, stirring occasionally.
- Cranberry-Chipotle Meatballs: Add 1 to 2 tablespoons finely chopped chipotle chile peppers in adobo sauce to the cranberry-barbeque sauce mixture.
- Mexi-Meatballs: Substitute one 16-ounce jar of salsa and one 10-ounce can of enchilada sauce for the cranberry sauce and barbecue sauce.
Servings Per Recipe 64, sat. fat (g) 2, iron (mg) 0, Fat, total (g) 4, chol. (mg) 5, High-Fat Meat () 1, Potassium (mg) 8, sodium (mg) 145, carb. (g) 4, pro. (g) 2, cal. (kcal) 57, sugar (g) 3, calcium (mg) 10