50+ Recipes using Meatballs Dinner Ideas - June 7, 2023
Are you looking for recipes using meatballs? Look no further! Check out these delicious recipes using meatballs.
Meatballs are a versatile and tasty ingredient that can be used in so many recipes. From meatball subs to meatball marinara, there are endless ways to enjoy this delicious meal. If you’re looking for some inspiration on how to incorporate meatballs into your next dish, look no further! Here we have gathered together our favorite recipes using juicy meatballs. So get ready for some mouth-watering dishes that will surely satisfy any appetite!
Can you Freeze Meatballs?
The answer is yes, you can definitely freeze meatballs. In fact, freezing ground beef and other meats helps to preserve the freshness of the product and extends its shelf life. To prepare your meatballs for freezing, all you have to do is make sure they are cool before placing them in a freezer-safe container or zip-top bag. Once frozen, they can stay fresh for up to three months! Frozen meatballs are always a win win!
What to Eat with Meatballs and Meatball Recipes
Things that go well with meatballs:
There are so many different ways to prepare dishes with meatballs. You can stuff them with cheese and top them with marinara sauce, serve them over a bed of penne pasta, or even make tasty meatball subs. No matter what you choose, be sure to balance out the flavors by adding some fresh herbs like oregano and basil, grated Parmesan cheese, and crunchy bread crumbs. I like sour cream and black pepper with mine!
For a side dish, serve Caesar salad or any other type of green salad. Also there’s nothing more delicious than homemade garlic bread with a bowl of marinara and meatballs. And don’t forget to pair your meal with a nice bottle of red wine! Enjoy!
Lamb meatballs are packed with seasonings for ultimate flavor, rolled into balls, and seared for a delicate crust on the outside. They’re quick and easy to make with plenty of texture and moisture and make a delicious starter or main course dish for parties and get-togethers.
The Italian Meatballs in Tomato Sauce it’s a tasty dish, that fills the heart beside the stomach: small balls based on minced meat, milk, eggs, and cheese, slowly cooked in tomato sauce, for this version embellished with crunchy Oat Flakes.
This old family recipe makes flavorful, tender Italian meatballs (no breadcrumbs needed)! They're cooked in an authentic easy-to-make homemade Italian tomato sauce and simmered long enough for all the flavors and seasoning to come together.
Our family discovered this meatball sub casserole during the height of summer. Our boys were hosting a cousin from Detroit at our remote lake cottage where they frolicked in the lake during the day and toasted marshmallows around the bonfire every night.
These Parmesan Meatball Sandwiches are made with delicious, homemade meatballs that are stuffed with parmesan cheese and cooked up in a flavorful tomato sauce. They’re topped with a cheesy layer of mozzarella and toasted to crispy, sandwich perfection!
Italian meatball marinara subs aren’t just a treat for those of us with Italian blood in our veins, but everyone who loves juicy homemade meatballs, fresh and tangy homemade marinara sauce and fluffy brioche buns.
Looking for that perfect, stay in, Friday night dinner? Look no further, spicy Sriracha and Teriyaki Meatballs are here for you! These sweet and spicy meatballs are a perfect way to spice dinner up, pun intended.
This Chicken pesto Meatballs dish is amazingly delicious and perfect for a special dinner. The Parmesan mozzarella loaded baked chicken meatballs are good any way you serve them; in your kids’ lunch box, on top of pasta, noodles, with rice, tomato sauce or just on their own!
his orecchiette with meatballs is based on a similar dish that I enjoyed during a recent trip to Salento, Puglia, in Southern Italy. Many consider this dish to be the authentic Italian version of pasta with meatballs!
This Banh Mi Meatball Snack Dinner is a healthful platter of fresh ingredients that the whole family will love. Turkey meatballs, fresh and pickled veggies, bread, potato chips and dipping sauce – it’s a fun meal that comes together easily.
Inspired by the classic dish, these Salisbury Steak Meatball Subs feature homemade beef meatballs coated in rich gravy and topped with velvety cheese. Pop the whole roll under the broiler for a perfectly toasted, melty irresistible meatball sub.
Porcupine meatballs are a healthy, simple and scrumptious dinner idea. This easy recipe features tender meatballs filled with long grain rice and covered with velvety, rich tomato sauce mixture. It's so effortless to make and something the whole family can enjoy! You can't go wrong with this classic comfort food.
Cheesy Meatball Sliders feature seasoned ground beef wrapped around wedges of Babybel cheese. Individual sandwiches are drizzled with barbecue sauce, then topped with smoked gouda for a cheesy extravaganza!
Dinner has never been so easy and so good! This Meatball Casserole combines everyone's favorites, meatballs, pasta, cheese, and tomatoes, into a delicious casserole that goes together quickly and easily.
The chilli con meatballs make a delicious family meal made with a gorgeous tomato base sauce and those delicious and made from scratch meatballs that are to die for. Served with some fluffy rice is pure deliciousness!
This hearty Meatball Stew with Potatoes and Carrots is one of our all-time favorite dinner recipes. All you have to do is first make meatballs, then simmer them in a vegetable stew base with tomato paste.
Comforting, tender, and crazy delicious, these Sweet and Sour Meatballs with Pineapple flavored sauce are perfect served over rice, pasta or as an appetizer. They are guaranteed to become your new favorites!
You can’t go wrong with this family favorite classic Slow Cooker Spaghetti and Meatballs, especially when it’s made in the Crockpot and becomes a hands-off, effortless dinner with perfectly seasoned Italian meatballs.
Lighten up your spaghetti dinner with these delicious baked turkey meatballs. They are tender, juicy, and have that mouthwatering sear that every good meatball needs. Ready from start to finish in about 30 minutes, these meatballs couldn’t be easier to make and are sure to be a hit!
Comfort food lovers, meet your new favorite dish — this meatball lasagna! With its layers of tender meatballs, gooey mozzarella and creamy ricotta tucked in between delicate pasta, this meatball lasagna is a guaranteed crowd pleaser.
Homemade Italian mini meatballs are surrounded by a ricotta and rich tomato sauce in this cheesy meatball sub dip. A fun twist on a classic meatball sub, this dip is easy to make and perfect for the big game!
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