apple jelly meatballs on a white plate

Crock Pot Apple Jelly Meatballs

  • Author: Melissa Riker
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 4 hours
  • Total Time: 4 hours 5 minutes
  • Yield: 20 1x
  • Category: appetizer
  • Method: slow cooker
  • Cuisine: American


Apple Jelly Meatballs, also called buffet meatballs, are a super easy 4 ingredient recipe that are always the hit of the party!



  • Two bags (about 25 oz. each) of frozen meatballs – beef, turkey, Italian, take your pick
  • One 18 oz. jar of apple jelly
  • One 14 oz. jar of pizza sauce
  • One 14 oz. bottle of ketchup


  1. Add all ingredients to a slow cooker and stir to mix.
  2. Heat on low 4 to 5 hours or until meatballs are heated through.

Keywords: apple jelly meatballs, buffet meatballs