Who doesn’t love a good meatball? Italian style or BBQ-glazed, meatballs are the perfect bites for appetizing starters or full-course foci. If you’re looking to level up on these round forms of beauty, we’ve got you covered; just scroll below. These 13 stuffed meatball recipes will change your life.
1. Mozzarella-Stuffed Chicken Meatballs
Don’t go with a pork or beef – or combination meatball, instead try out some chicken. And then be smart like the geniuses at Brit + Co by stuffing them with mozzarella cheese. Family dinner just got a lot more fun.
2. Spicy-Stuffed Meatballs
If you really want to kick up dinner a notch, add some heat to the mix. Your meatballs could be stuffed and spicy! All you have to do is follow along with the recipe by visiting Love & Olive Oil.
3. Bacon-Wrapped, Cheese-Stuffed Meatballs
The Midnight Baker wrapped their meatballs in bacon. Who wouldn’t be excited about that? Use these as a fun appetizer to your next dinner party and get funky with the dipping sauce you want to place on the side.
4. French Onion Soup Au Gratin Cheese-Stuffed Meatballs
Cupcakes & Kale Chips has one of our more unique dishes on the menu today. These French-onion soup au gratin cheese stuffed meatballs are really something else. Serve them up with egg noodles or as a fun, featured started to a weekend dinner with friends.
5. Spaghetti-Stuffed Meatballs
What about a spaghetti-stuffed meatball. This dish stands on its own and really throws a wrench into everyone’s favorite (and classic) spaghetti and meatball dinner. Check it out at Thrillist.
6. Buffalo Chicken & Blue Cheese-Stuffed Meatballs
Okay so, here’s another fabulous, offbeat meatball recipe that we’re swooning over. Visit Recipe Runner and learn how to make some buffalo chicken meatballs that have been stuffed with blue cheese. These are the perfect appetizer or potluck addition!
7. Tot-Stuffed Pork Meatballs
Who knew you could stuff your meatballs with some tater tots? Well, apparently The Splendid Table did and they went all in with the idea. Hop on over now to see if this is something you may want to try and impress some guests with.
8. Ricotta-Stuffed Meatballs
Proud Italian Cook didn’t go with a mozzarella-stuffed meatball which is what we may assume. Instead, they went with creamy, rich ricotta and really made all of our dreams comes true. Pair these balls with spaghetti for an upgraded family dinner.
9. Chicken Parm-Stuffed Meatballs
Life In The Lofthouse went the Italian route but by way of chicken! These chicken parm-stuffed balls are so delicious and, again, work great as a fun appetizer. And it’s one that all guests will love because it’s an easy (and safe) fan favorite.
10. Tomato & Cheese-Stuffed Meatballs
We’re really loving these tomato and cheese-stuffed balls from Honest Cooking. Fresh and delicious, if you’re already a fan of meatballs and Caprese salad, then you’ll really love this complimentary duo. It’s guilt-free, yet, indulgent.
11. Cheddar-Stuffed Meatballs
Going with some cheddar could be the right route for you to take for the family. Over at Old Croc Cheese, they took meatballs and stuffed them with an American classic. Ooey, gooey and satisfying for the entire family, it’s an upgrade fusion of Mom’s meatballs and meatloaf.
12. Spinach-Dip Stuffed Meatballs
These spinach dip-stuffed meatballs really are a revelation in the kitchen. Dinner time just go a whole lot more fun and tasty thanks to, well, Tasty! Hop on over now for all the details.
13. Mozzarella-Stuffed (Classic) Meatballs
And finally, the most classic on the entire list comes by way of The Recipe Critic. These are traditional, mozzarella-stuffed meatballs and they’re the best accompaniment to a bowl full of spaghetti. The kiddos will love it!