These easy Meatball Appetizers are perfect for your next party or get together! Quick, simple, and delicious, these savory bite-sized appetizers are the perfect party food for any occasion!
Homemade meatballs are a favorite party staple for good reason. They’re an easy appetizer that can be prepared in a nearly endless variety of ways for a variety of special occasions. Whether you’re having a fancy cocktail hour, a game day gathering, or a holiday bash, we’ve got your perfect recipe.
The best part is that there are so many different kinds, from meatball sliders to ones made with a simple grape jelly sauce (always one of my personal faves)! Whichever you choose, you can’t go wrong serving any of these amazing meatball appetizers at your next party!
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The Best Meatball Appetizer Recipes
Bacon Wrapped Meatballs
One of my favorite meatball recipes is a fun appetizer that’s also super delicious and easy to prepare! These mouthwatering bacon wrapped meatballs, made with frozen meatballs, are loaded with flavor and always a crowd pleaser!
This Buffalo Chicken Meatballs Recipe uses hot sauce to add a little extra kick. It makes a great appetizer for game day or fun finger food for holiday parties and these delicious bite size treats are always a big hit!
These Cranberry Meatballs make the perfect party appetizer for the holiday season! These sweet and sour meatballs are drenched in tasty cranberry sauce and with their ruby red color, they’ll look beautiful and festive on your holiday table.
Learn how to make frozen meatballs into crowd pleasing Swedish meatballs with a rich and creamy sauce in only 30 minutes. The best thing about this recipes is that these work as delicious appetizer meatballs or a tasty dinner!
These Apple Bourbon Meatballs have such a delicious unique flavor that everyone will be asking for the recipe. The combination of BBQ sauce, apple butter, and spices produces a meatball that’s unlike any other.
When it comes to meatball appetizer recipes, these meatball subs on a stick just may be our most impressive-looking! Mozzarella cheese stuffed meatballs and a garlic butter breadstick are threaded onto a skewer for a tasty and portable version of a meatball sub.
Mini Spaghetti Nests and Italian Meatballs Appetizer
If you're looking for unique appetizer recipes for your next party, this Mini Spaghetti & Meatball recipe is for you! Mini muffin tins are used to form a tiny spaghetti ‘nest’ for each meatball, so your guests can enjoy all the flavors of this unique meatball appetizer with no fork required!
These simple meatballs combine grape jelly and meatballs for a match made in heaven. A staple at any holiday party, these slow cooker Grape Jelly Meatballs take just four ingredients, making them both easy and delicious!
These healthy and delicious Asian Meatballs can be served as an appetizer or a main dish. Sesame oil, garlic, and honey infuse this recipe with tons of bold Asian flavor, for a savory dish that's sure to be a hit.
These Parmesan Turkey Meatballs are perfect for anyone looking for a leaner option without sacrificing bold flavor. Bursting with garlic and herbs and served in a garlic parmesan cheese cream sauce, these will satisfy all of your Italian food cravings.
These tangy and delicious Crockpot Meatballs are an easy party food that's made with ingredients you probably already have on hand. They’re perfect if you need to throw together a last minute dinner or potluck dish.
These Thai Meatballs are the perfect blend of sweet and spicy, thanks to the addition of hot chile sauce and a touch of apricot jam. Packed with flavor, this easy recipe only requires four ingredients.
A fun twist on traditional chicken parmesan, these Chicken Parmesan Meatballs are cheesy and delicious, served atop perfect crispy polenta rounds with pasta or marinara sauce. This is a rich and filling dish, perfect for your next party.
A great option for seafood lovers, Shrimp Scampi Meatballs are a unique twist on a traditional meatball. Flavored with fresh lemon, garlic, and herbs, and served in a buttery white wine sauce, these will really wow your party guests.
These Cheddar Meatball Poppers are delicious meat and cheddar cheese morsels wrapped in a golden crispy crust. Make these for your next party and they just might be gone before they’ve had time to cool!
Made with raspberry preserves and balsamic vinegar, these Raspberry Balsamic Glazed Meatballs are bursting with flavor. Since they're best made with frozen meatballs, they make super easy appetizers that you can whip up for any occasion!
These deliciously spiced Mexican Meatballs made with ground turkey are the perfect appetizer for any occasion. This easy, lean, and flavorful recipe is sure to be a family favorite and the hit of your next party.
Dry ranch seasoning mix is the key to these easy and delicious Ranch Meatballs. Filled with all the flavors of ranch dressing, these can be made with any type of ground meat and served with more ranch for dipping.
These Cocktail Meatballs with Apricot Jam are perfect for a chilly fall day. Glazed with a sweet and savory sauce that combines the taste of apricots and BBQ, this simple recipe is as easy as it is delicious.
These sticky, sweet, and savory Coca-Cola BBQ Meatballs make a great game day appetizer. Featuring a delicious Coca-Cola BBQ sauce, these meatballs can be made in your instant pot with fresh or frozen meatballs.
Whether you’re just having a few friends over for Friday drinks or throwing a big Super Bowl bash, you really can’t go wrong with any of these delicious meatball recipes! Just make plenty because they’re sure to disappear fast!