The Cheesy Skillet Chicken Meatballs My Family Can’t Get Enough OfRecipes
They make cooking and cleanup a breeze.
Apr 20, 2023
The Secret to the Most Flavorful Lamb Meatballs? Stuff Them with Feta.Recipes
It’s one of the best surprises.
Apr 4, 2023
This 2-Ingredient Costco Sheet Pan Recipe Is My New Zero-Effort DinnerRecipes
Costco is the key to this super-easy supper.
Mar 29, 2023
Crunchy Boudin Balls Are One of the Best Bites of Cajun CookingRecipes
How to make the Southern snack no matter where you live.
Feb 16, 2023
Make Your Most Flavorful Meatballs Ever with Geoffrey Zakarian’s Super-Easy Herby TrickSkills
Use this clever method for the most flavorful, next-level meatballs.
Dec 13, 2022
This Easy Weeknight Meatball Recipe Has One Ingenious Trick Up Its SleeveRecipes
It was born out of pure laziness.
Sep 18, 2022
The Simple Trick for Tender, Juicy MeatballsSkills
Making this easy ingredient swap will take your meatballs to the next level.
Jun 6, 2022
Breakfast Meatballs Are the Breakfast Meat You've Been MissingRecipes
Move over, bacon (but don't worry — there's bacon in here, too).
May 19, 2022
The $17 Baking Tool I Use for Making Perfect Meatballs Every Time
Meatballs every week, please!
Mar 10, 2022
3 Store-Bought Frozen Meatballs That Are (Almost) Better than HomemadeGroceries
Do not sleep on these Rao's meatballs!
Dec 9, 2021
Garlicky Lamb Meatballs Are Quick, Healthy, and Anything but BoringRecipes
Make them (and the yogurt-tahini sauce!) ASAP.
Sep 25, 2021
Bacon-Stuffed Meatball Sandwiches Are One of the Best Things I've Ever MadeRecipes
These subs are filled with stuffed cheesy meatballs swimming in marinara sauce, piled high with mozzarella, and baked to perfection.
Sep 19, 2021
This Easy Trick Makes a Huge Difference When Making MeatballsRecipes
The proof: These baked turkey and ricotta meatballs.
Sep 14, 2021
How To Make Perfect Polpette (aka Italian Meatballs) Every Time Recipes
You're going to need A LOT of garlic.
Sep 5, 2021
The Single Best Thing to Buy at Costco This SeptemberGroceries
For back-to-school season, fall, and beyond!
Sep 1, 2021
It's All About the Sweet-Sticky Sauce in These Cocktail MeatballsRecipes
Jellied cranberry + chili sauce = match made in heaven.
Aug 28, 2021
This Cheesy Meatball Casserole Is Peak Comfort FoodRecipes
Flavorful marinara, tender meatballs, and a blanket of melted mozzarella cheese bake up into a comforting casserole everyone will love.
Aug 10, 2021
These BBQ Meatballs Will Be the Life of Any Party (or Dinner)Recipes
Sweet, smoky, and tangy all at once.
Jul 20, 2021
Ricotta Is the Secret to Moist & Flavorful Air Fryer MeatballsRecipes
Serve them in a sub with gooey, melted cheese, or plop them on top of creamy mashed potatoes — there's no wrong way to enjoy this comfort food classic.
Jul 14, 2021
These Cheesy Chicken Parm Meatballs Come Together in Just One SkilletRecipes
Garlic bread highly recommended.
Apr 26, 2021
This Creamy Tomato Risotto with Meatballs Is Like Grown-Up SpaghettiOsRecipes
It's everything you love about the childhood favorite, transformed into a luxurious dinner.
Apr 16, 2021
These Vegan Swedish Meatballs Are Unbelievably GoodRecipes
It’s the ultimate comfort food: tender Swedish meatballs swimming in creamy sauce next to a mound of mashed or boiled potatoes, with some lingonberry preserves for sweet-tart bite. Turning this classic dish vegan — yes, we said vegan — just takes a couple pantry staples, one of them a true powerhouse: California walnuts.
Apr 1, 2021
I Love This Soup So Much, I Make It Practically Every Week of Spring
Kitchn Love Letters
It's packed with fresh herbs, bright spring vegetables, and cheesy mini meatballs.
Mar 23, 2021
Tender, Savory Chinese Meatballs Are My Happy Place
The Comfort Food Collection
Braised lion's head meatballs are steamy comfort in a pot.
Mar 21, 2021
The Secret Ingredient in Ina Garten’s Meatballs Makes Them an Absolute Standout
Kitchn Love Letters
It's the only meatball recipe I use.
Jan 20, 2021
This Twist on Swedish Meatballs Will Become an Instant Family FavoriteRecipes
It's the quick and cozy dinner you crave.
Jan 8, 2021
Leftover Stuffing Meatballs Are the Thanksgiving Gift That Keeps on GivingRecipes
No one will even know they're eating leftovers.
Nov 27, 2020
The Ingenious Trick for Easier, More Flavorful MeatballsRecipes
Trust us, this is a good one.
Oct 15, 2020
These Warm, Cheesy Meatball Subs Prove Sandwiches Are More Than Just Lunch FareRecipes
Welcome to Rollover Dinners, a new monthly series to help you make smart use of leftovers. This week, we’re using leftovers from spaghetti and meatballs to make these warm, cheesy meatball subs that come together in next to no time. Read the intro here.Sandwiches may be considered a lunchtime favorite, but they’re far too tasty and satisfying to be enjoyed at only one time of day.
Sep 24, 2020
Saucy Spaghetti and Meatballs Is the Cozy Dinner That Wins with the Entire FamilyRecipes
Welcome to Rollover Dinners, a new monthly series to help you make smart use of leftovers. This week, we’re using leftovers from this spaghetti and meatballs to make warm, cheesy meatball subs that come together in next to no time. Read the intro here.There’s just something about a pot of meatballs simmering in sauce on the stovetop that immediately evokes feelings of cozy kitchens and time spent at home with family.
Sep 24, 2020
The Very Best Way to Turn a Big Pot of Saucy Meatballs into Two Comforting Family DinnersRecipes
Welcome to Rollover Dinners, a new monthly series to help you make smart use of leftovers. Step 1: Make a family-friendly big-batch recipe for the first night. Step 2: Cook a meal later in the week that transforms the leftovers into a new dinner with minimal extra work.No matter the night, meatballs will always receive dinnertime cheers. The family favorite is so cozy and satisfying, it’s nearly impossible not to immediately dig in when they hit the table.
Sep 24, 2020
A Freezer Stash of Instant Pot Meatballs Is a Gift to Your Future SelfRecipes
Prep and freeze now for easy eating later.
Aug 31, 2020
How To Make Meatballs: The Easiest, Simplest MethodRecipes
Master classic meatballs with our step-by-step cooking lesson.
Aug 25, 2020
These Turkey Ricotta Meatballs Will Win You a Small VictoryRecipes
The first thing I ever cooked for my wife, Grace, were these meatballs
Jun 9, 2020
These Feta-Stuffed Lamb Meatballs Might Make You Buy an Air Fryer
Delicious Links
Mediterranean meatball sandwich? Yes, please!
Mar 23, 2020
Porcupine Meatballs Are the Retro, Budget-Friendly Dinner You Need to TryRecipes
These old-school meatballs definitely deserve a comeback.
Mar 2, 2020
We Tested 4 Famous Meatball Recipes and Found a Clear Winner
Celebrity Recipe Showdown
The winner ruined all other meatballs for me — that’s how phenomenal it was.
Feb 27, 2020
Anne Burrell’s Meatballs Have Hundreds of 5-Star Reviews — And They’re Worth the HypeRecipes
These meatballs have ruined all other meatballs for me.
Feb 25, 2020
Ina Garten’s “Real” Meatballs Are As Perfect As You’d ExpectRecipes
When we picture spaghetti and meatballs, this is what we imagine it to taste like.
Feb 24, 2020
Is the Rao’s Family Meatball Recipe As Good As Their Sauce? I Tried It to Find OutRecipes
I was not expecting these results.
Feb 22, 2020
My Honest Review of Smitten Kitchen’s “Perfect” Meatballs and SpaghettiRecipes
They're as easy as it gets — which may also be their downfall.
Feb 19, 2020
These Cheesesteak Meatballs Are a Tiny Winter Luxury
Delicious Links
Feb 11, 2020
Recipe: Veal Meatballs in Red Wine SauceRecipes
When it comes to pairing wine with food, I don’t know that there’s a pair I like much better than a big plate of pasta with red wine sauce and tender, aromatic homemade meatballs — paired with a bold and delicious Chianti, of course. It’s a classic setup, a staple of Italian-American restaurants, and comfort food extraordinaire.
Feb 3, 2020
Recipe: Slow Cooker Chicken Parm MeatballsRecipes
Want the cheesy, tomato-y goodness of chicken Parmesan without all the breading and frying? With the help of ground chicken and the slow cooker, you can make these juicy meatballs instead. You’ll end up with all the comforting flavors of chicken Parm, in cute meatball form — ready to be stuffed into rolls as subs or ladled onto pasta or soft, creamy polenta.
Feb 3, 2020
Recipe: 5-Ingredient Slow Cooker Honey-Garlic MeatballsRecipes
Add a slow cooker full of glossy, sweet-and-savory meatballs to your appetizer spread (or serve them up for dinner), and it’s all but guaranteed they’ll be gone in seconds. It’s just one of the reasons I keep meatballs stashed in the freezer at all times. Combined with a few pantry staples and plenty of pungent garlic, the whole thing cooks up with a full-flavored sticky sauce — and, best of all, the slow cooker does most of the work.
Jan 29, 2020
Recipe: Sicilian Meatball StuffingRecipes
"Raisins and meat together?" they would always ask. "What are you making?"
Jan 29, 2020
Instant Pot Spaghetti & Meatballs Is an Instant ClassicRecipes
It's ready in 30 minutes!
Jan 28, 2020
I Made My Grandma’s Swedish Meatballs Using Beyond Beef Groceries
Here's how it went!
Jan 15, 2020
5 Satisfying Whole30 Dinners You Can Make with 5 Ingredients
Snapshot Cooking
These Whole30 meals, which range from chicken-stuffed sweet potatoes to a hearty sausage and kale soup, are sure to satisfy.
Jan 10, 2020
Greek Meatballs and Creamy Dill Sauce Are Like a Vacation for Your TastebudsRecipes
An easy dinner that does double duty as an app.
Jan 8, 2020
This Meatball Soup Will Make Winter So Much Better
Delicious Links
Make a big pot tonight — you’ll be very glad you did.
Dec 2, 2019
I Tried 8 Bags of Frozen Turkey Meatballs and Now These Are the Only Ones I’ll Buy
Taste Test
If you're not ready to go cold turkey on turkey by the end of the week, these are the ones to go for.
Nov 25, 2019
Rustic Chicken Piccata Meatballs Are a Delicious Take on a Classic
Delicious Links
Raise your hand if you're also making this tonight!
Oct 9, 2019
All of Our Best Meatball Recipes All in Once Place
Kitchn Recipe Round Up
Here are all of our meatball recipes together in one place.
Sep 13, 2019
For the Fastest, Juiciest Meatballs, Use an Instant PotRecipes
From-scratch weeknight meatballs just became possible.
Aug 29, 2019
How to Make the Best, Juiciest Turkey Meatballs Recipes
Hello, gorgeous. (And it's all thanks to one secret ingredient.)
Aug 6, 2019
This Crispy, Crunchy Noodle Bowl with Meatballs Is Supremely RefreshingRecipes
Ken Concepcion and Michelle Mungcal, owners of L.A.’s Now Serving cookbook and culinary shop love this recipe because it lets them use all the bounty from California farmers markets.
Aug 1, 2019
Recipe: Smoky Mozzarella Pasta and Meatball BakeRecipes
There’s so much to love about the classic Italian-American combination of pasta and meatballs — the simplicity, the ease of customization, and the absolutely delicious way it perfumes your house with cozy smells. This time around, double down on everything you love about this combo in the form of a baked casserole to serve the hungriest of crowds. To keep things interesting we’re introducing a smoky element with the addition of canned, fire-roasted tomatoes.
May 1, 2019
These General Tso’s Chicken Meatballs Are Something to Look Forward toRecipes
Kitchn’s Delicious Links column highlights recipes we’re excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our favorites.General Tso’s chicken can satisfy virtually any craving. It’s sweet, sour, tangy, salty, spicy, and savory all at the same time. It’s one of my favorite things to order, because I know how much I’m going to enjoy the leftovers for lunch the next day. It’s also surprisingly easy to make at home.
May 1, 2019
These Cauliflower Meatballs Are a Creative Twist on a ClassicRecipes
Kitchn’s Delicious Links column highlights recipes we’re excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our favorites. Here’s one for all you folks out there trying to cut down on carbs and eat more plant-based meals without sacrificing flavor: Kung Pao cauliflower meatballs, a creative (and vegetarian!) twist on a classic. If you love Chinese takeout, then you’ll be on board with this healthyish upgrade.
Apr 9, 2019
5 Cheap & Easy Meals That All Start with a Bag of Frozen MeatballsRecipes
Welcome to Snapshot Cooking, the home of Kitchn’s easiest recipes. These mini recipes are so simple you can practically cook from the before-and-after snapshot itself. Meatballs are the ultimate family meal. You can make them with any type of protein, add noodles or veggies, and know that everyone (even the fussy toddler) enjoys them.
Apr 4, 2019
How To Make Better-than-IKEA Swedish MeatballsRecipes
Swedish meatballs are one of the easiest, most delicious ways to switch up your weeknight meatball routine. Unlike their Italian counterpart, Swedish meatballs are warmly spiced (think: nutmeg and allspice) and simmered in a creamy gravy, perfect for ladling over mashed potatoes or egg noodles. These meatballs are too good to only be enjoyed inside the IKEA food court. Here’s how you can make an even better version any night of the week.
Mar 30, 2019
Recipe: Whole30 Italian Meatballs with MarinaraRecipes
One of the most valuable things I learned during a round of Whole30 is to seek out the foods and recipes you want to eat, and then find a way to make them Whole30-compliant. For me, herb-flecked Italian meatballs were at the top of the list. As it turns out, making a grain-free, dairy-free version is surprisingly easy, and they’re just as irresistibly tender and delicious as the classic.
Feb 28, 2019
Slow Cooker Honey-Chipotle Meatballs Are a Party WinRecipes
Kitchn’s Delicious Links column highlights recipes we’re excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our favorites. I always get excited whenever I see a slow cooker full of miniature meatballs at a party. Next to deviled eggs, they’re some of the most versatile party hors d’oeuvres you can serve.
Feb 27, 2019
Recipe: Trader Joe’s Slow Cooker Meatball ParmRecipes
You’ll want to have the pasta or Italian bread ready for this one. That’s because this super-easy slow cooker dinner begs for something to sop up all its ridiculously saucy goodness. This meal is as lazy as it gets, thanks to a couple of Trader Joe’s shortcuts and your trusty slow cooker. This simple recipe is proof that precooked meatballs are worth keeping in your freezer.
Feb 25, 2019
These Meatballs in Dijon Gravy Are Dinner GoalsRecipes
Kitchn’s Delicious Links column highlights recipes we’re excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our favorites. It’s always useful to have meatballs around. They freeze easily and work in any number of dinners, make-ahead lunches, and quick snacks. Plus, kids love them. And meatballs shine in any kind of preparation, from classic red sauce and spaghetti to this clever Dijon mustard gravy.
Jan 4, 2019
Make These Creamy Chipotle Butter Chicken Meatballs ASAPRecipes
Kitchn’s Delicious Links column highlights recipes we’re excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our favorites. Meatballs do not get nearly enough recognition as a make-at-home meal. I grew up eating meatballs at practically every big family gathering, but now that I’m an adult with a house and stove of my own, I almost never make meatballs. My Italian grandmother would be horrified.
Dec 18, 2018