Day 42 – BBQ Meatballs

5 Aug

I’ve been making this recipe for well over 20 years. The first time I remember making these was for a Superbowl party hosted by my friend Jocelyn, at her parents house when we were still young twenty somethings. In fact, I might have been 19. They went over well. I’ve been asked for the recipe every time I take them somewhere. Tonight, I made them for my family and having them for supper was the most exciting thing to happen at our house today.wpid-2014-08-05-19.18.00.jpg.jpeg

I used 2 lbs. of ground beef today and did not adjust the rest of the recipe and they turned out beautifully.wpid-2014-08-05-19.19.49.jpg.jpeg

The recipe says to make them a little bigger than a golf ball. If you made them smaller I would probably cook them less or they would dry out, but I always follow the recipe in terms of the size of the meatball. I would say 3-4 of these is a generous serving.

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The sauce is sweet to taste before cooking, but these really are a great savory meatball.

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Aren’t these beautiful? They tasted even better than they look. There are a few leftover and Glenn is looking forward to taking them for lunch tomorrow, if Seldon doesn’t get to them first.

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3 Responses to “Day 42 – BBQ Meatballs”

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    • Debbie G August 7, 2014 at 10:28 AM #

      Hi Joanna, Thanks for the invite, but my blog isn’t really a food blog. I blog about everything and sometimes that involves food. I blog mostly for myself and have no desire to have my blog at the top of any list. Thanks for the compliment.

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