Hawaiian-Style Meatballs

Hawaiian-Style Meatballs

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"These sweet and sour Hawaiian meatballs add pizzazz to any appetizer or as a side dish."


35 m servings 252 cals
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Original recipe yields 10 servings



  • Calories:
  • 252 kcal
  • 13%
  • Fat:
  • 9.5 g
  • 15%
  • Carbs:
  • 25.2g
  • 8%
  • Protein:
  • 17.2 g
  • 34%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 55 mg
  • 18%
  • Sodium:
  • 243 mg
  • 10%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).
  2. Mix together ground beef, chestnuts, soy sauce, brown sugar, onion powder, and garlic powder thoroughly in a large bowl. Form the mixture into 2 tablespoon-sized balls, and place onto a baking sheet.
  3. Bake in preheated oven until no longer pink in the center, about 15 minutes. Stir together the apricot preserves and the cider vinegar, toss with meatballs in a clean bowl, then return to baking sheet, and bake for an additional 5 minutes.
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  1. 19 Ratings


These meatballs were a hit at my Luau themed baby shower! I added a little soy sauce to the apricot glaze. I just loved the crunchy addition of the chopped waterchestnuts. Even my picky husband ...

My family liked the recipe as directed. I added some chili sauce to half of it and it was great like that too.

These were just okay for us. There wasn't enough sauce to really even coat them so I doubled the recipe, but we still didn't love them. With so many great meatball recipes, this isn't one that...

AMAZINGLY suprised! I am not a meatball fan and when I saw another foe - apricot jam - I tried to run. But the other half teased me so much I made them to prove a point - his point as it turns o...

These were pretty good. Mine came out a little dry. I expected there to be more sauce on them. Good flavor, though.

I made this for my family and we loved it. I had to use Peach jam because we were out of apracot this worked well

The sauce was great. One of my guests actually said that they wanted to use a piece of bread to eat the rest of the sauce on their plate! Thanks for the recipe!

This recipe was delicious. I also substituted Peach jam for the apricot jam and it worked out well. Doubled the spices as well as the soy and the ingredients for the sauce, jam and vinegar. ...

These were really good. So good my kids actually ate them, which amazed me! I've made them a few times now, and I add 1/2 cup ketchup to the sauce. I suggest cooking them for a little less ti...