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Sweet and Sour Meatballs Recipe

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  • Lean ground beef and on-hand pantry staples are all you need to make this meaty appetizer. Dash™ Hamburger Grilling Blend adds flavor and spice to these bite-size meatballs without any salt.

  • icons/brand/timer copy 2 Created with Sketch. Cook Time: 45 Minutes
  • icons/brand/silverware copy Created with Sketch. Yield: 3


  • 1/2 cup egg substitute
  • 5 tbsp Hamburger Grilling Blend
  • 2 12-oz. jars chili sauce
  • 1 cup diced onions
  • 1 1/2 lb 90% lean ground beef
  • 1 tsp lemon juice
  • 1 cup unseasoned breadcrumbs
  • 18 oz jar grape jelly


  1. Combine ground beef, 4 tablespoons Hamburger Grilling Blend, egg substitute and breadcrumbs in a large bowl.
  2. Roll beef mixture into bite-size (2-oz.) balls.
  3. Set aside.
  4. Combine chili sauce, 1 tablespoon Hamburger Grilling Blend, grape jelly, lemon juice and onions in a large, heavy saucepan.
  5. Bring sauce to a boil; drop in meatballs and simmer for 30 minutes.
  6. Cover and simmer for an additional 10 minutes.
  7. Pour meatballs with sauce into a slow cooker and serve with toothpicks.