Mouthwatering Meatball Recipes

Serve these meatball recipes at a tailgate or in front of the game.

Photo By: Matt Armendariz ©2014, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved

Photo By: Matt Armendariz ©2014, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved

Photo By: Joseph de Leo

Photo By: Joseph de Leo

Photo By: Joseph de Leo

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Meatball Sandwiches

Meatballs are a surefire game-day favorite. Alton makes homemade Parmesan-parsley biscuits to craft a meatball sandwich that is topped with spaghetti sauce and provolone cheese. 

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Jeff's Fried Meatball Sandwich With Giardiniera

The Sandwich King's homemade giardiniera adds heat and zip to this meaty sandwich.

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Jumbo Cheesy Italian Meatballs

Stuff ground beef giant meatballs with a mini mozzarella ball, then mold the meat around the cheese. When you bite in, the gooey mozarella will ooze out into homemade sauce. You can form all of these meatballs a day ahead; cover and refrigerate until ready to cook.

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Turkey-Apple Swedish Meatballs

Grated apples and a pinch of cinnamon infuse fall flavor into these mini meabtalls. Serve them solo for a group or over mashed potatoes and top with parsley for a full meal.

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Italian Meatball Meatloaf Sandwiches

Rachael puts a new spin on the iconic American comfort food: meatloaf. This meatloaf tastes like one giant Italian meatball but it's easier to make since you don't need to roll individual balls, simply serve slices on white loaf bread with an Italian-style ketchup, onions, basil, tomato and fresh mozzerella.

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Asian Pork Meatballs

Shiitake mushrooms, scallions and ginger are just a few of the unique ingredients that turn pork meatballs into an Asian-inspired appetizer. They're super easy to eat when served in lettuce leaves and topped with a homemade hoison sauce and sesame seeds.

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Pepperoni Meatballs

Three types of beef come together with chili paste, fennel, anise seeds and a splash of red wine.

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Pork Meatballs With Spicy Sauce

Combine ground pork and pickled hot cherry peppers for these meatballs, then serve them over creamy polenta.

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Greek Meatballs with Lemon and Arugula

Mix mint, parsley and marjoram with ground lamb and ground beef for these meatballs that cook in a chicken broth and lemon sauce.

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Ricotta-Filled Meatballs With Fennel and Chili

Cook the stuffed meatballs in a skillet until they're perfectly golden-brown.

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Mexican Meatball Subs

Tortilla chip-topped subs? The crunch really works with this Mexican-inspired sandwich.

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