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BBQ Bacon Wrapped Meatballs

Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Keyword: bacon wrapped meatballs, bbq meatballs
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 25 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes
Servings: 24
Calories: 243 kcal
Author: Jessica Formicola
My BBQ Bacon Wrapped Meatballs are a little bit of sweet and savory heaven. Serve as an appetizer or a side for the game or any day of the week.
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Ingredients

  • 1/2 medium sweet onion minced
  • 1 pound ground beef 15/85 mix
  • 1 pound ground pork
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 teaspoons black pepper
  • 3/4 cup seasoned bread crumbs
  • 5- ounces evaporated milk
  • 3 tablespoons BBQ sauce
  • 2 teaspoons bottled garlic
  • 2 eggs lightly beaten
  • 24 strips extra thick bacon
  • 1 cup BBQ sauce

Instructions

  1. Heat your oven to 350 degrees, line a baking sheet with aluminum foil and lightly coat with cooking spray.
  2. Mix finely minced onion through evaporated milk in a large mixing bowl and combine using your hands. Do not over mix or your meatballs or else they will turn out tough.
  3. Tossing from hand to hand, form meatballs into 24 small meatballs.
  4. Wrap each one with a strip of bacon.
  5. Place into the oven for 15 minutes. Remove and baste with BBQ sauce. Return to the oven for an additional 10 minutes. Baste again with BBQ sauce before serving. Please note that cooking times will vary with the size of your meatballs, check for an internal temperature of 145 or higher.
  6. Enjoy your BBQ Bacon Wrapped Meatballs!
  7. If you've tried this recipe, come back and let us know how it was! 

Nutrition Facts
BBQ Bacon Wrapped Meatballs
Amount Per Serving
Calories 243 Calories from Fat 153
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 17g 26%
Saturated Fat 6g 30%
Cholesterol 56mg 19%
Sodium 472mg 20%
Potassium 220mg 6%
Total Carbohydrates 9g 3%
Sugars 5g
Protein 10g 20%
Vitamin A 1.6%
Vitamin C 0.9%
Calcium 3.8%
Iron 5.5%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.