Gameday Whiskey & BBQ Meatballs Recipe
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I have another fantastic appetizer for you to add to the menu of delicious finger foods at your next football gathering. These Whiskey and BBQ Meatballs are a perfect addition to your Superbowl party. Throw everything in the crock pot 5 hours before kick off and go do other things while the flavor settles. I love an easy meal!
Making your own barbecue sauce from scratch really imparts a unique taste and makes frozen store bought meatballs seem like homemade. If you love sweet southern bar-b-q sauces then this appetizer will definitely make it onto your entertaining menu again and again. Use your favorite whiskey to make your meatballs. This recipe makes 2 lbs of meatballs but could easily be doubled or tripled for a bigger batch. Bring them to parties, showers, tailgating events, potlucks, or any other event where there’s a crowd and you want to bring the best meat on the table.
- 2 lbs. frozen meatballs
- ½ cup Whiskey
- 1 ½ cup ketchup
- 1 cup brown sugar
- ½ cup water
- 2 Tbsp. Worcestershire
- 1 Tbsp. dry mustard
- 1 tsp. Salt
- 1 tsp. Ground black pepper
- Place frozen meatballs in crock pot and cover with ingredients. Stir well.
- Cook on low for 5-7 hours, stirring occasionally. At the 5 hour mark turn crock pot to warm so they are not too overcooked.
Helpful tip: Provide cups of toothpicks or plastic serving spears throughout your food table to make eating finger foods easier on your guests.
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- Tater Skins Recipe – Pin it to Pinterest
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- Brownie Footballs Recipe – Pin to Pinterest
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Last Updated on January 29, 2014 by Ashley at Frugal Coupon Living
Mila Furman says
Hey there saw your yummy post on Mouth Watering Mondays and wanted to tell you it looks divine!!! Thanks for sharing I will defintely add this to my Super Bowl menu!
Lori Hart says
This looks like the perfect game day appetizer. Found you at Chef in Training. I am one of the hostesses of Tasty Tuesdays and would love you to stop by and link up this recipe if you have not yet already. Here is the link http://bit.ly/1al67oL
Meghan @ The Tasty Fork says
You can never go wrong with game day food. These meatballs look amazing!! My husband would love the addition of whiskey :)
Wow! These look so good. Saw this on All Things With Purpose and just had to check it out. Will definitely be trying this one
Antionette Blake says
Looks good – thanks for sharing the recipe.
Kay (A Ranch Mom) says
yummy! Sounds like our kind of food! :)
Thanks for sharing over at Weekend Wind-down Party!
Miz Helen says
Your Whiskey BBQ Meatballs will be a great appetizer for the game day parties. Thanks for helping us celebrate Three Years at Full Plate Thursday. Hope you have a great week and come back soon!