Grape Jelly Meatballs  (5-minute Appetizer)

Grape jelly meatballs are the perfect mix of sweet, salty, and spicy. Made with frozen grocery store meatballs and just 5 minutes of prep, they’re about to become your favorite no-fuss appetizer!

Grape jelly meatballs are a fun spin on traditional cocktail meatballs. This easy recipe only requires three ingredients – frozen, store-bought meatballs, grape jelly, and chili sauce.


– chili sauce  (Heinz brand recommended) – grape jelly – frozen meatballs

In a large mixing bowl, whisk together grape jelly and chili sauce.


Place meatballs into an oven-safe heavy cast iron pot (Dutch oven recommended) with a lid. Cover them with the grape jelly and chili sauce mixture.


Cover the pot with the lid and place into the oven. Cook for 30 minutes at 300°F.


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