There's something about meatballs that makes kids giddy with joy, isn't there? And what makes a good thing even better? Why, bacon, of course! These Baked Bacon Cheddar Meatballs are srumtioous andd your family will love digging into this dish. Even better, they are ready in less than 30 minutes. Score one for Mom! Try this recipe.
Bacon Cheddar Meatballs
Love meatballs? Bring them to a new level by adding delicious ingredients for this delicious Bacon Cheddar Meatballs recipe.
- ground beef: ¾ pound
- bacon, browned and crumbled: ¼ pound
- shredded sharp cheddar cheese: ½ cup
- Italian seasoned breadcrumbs: ½ cup
- large egg: 1
- kosher salt: ½ teaspoon
- pepper: ½ teaspoon
Step 1: Preheat the oven to 375 degrees. Line a baking sheet with nonstick aluminum foil (or regular aluminum foil sprayed with nonstick spray).
Step 2: In a large mixing bowl, combine all the ingredients. Stir together thoroughly, or, if you prefer, mix with clean hands. Form the meat mixture into 1-inch balls and place on the prepared baking sheet.
Step 3: Bake for 20-25 minutes, flipping once, until golden.
Optional: Serve with barbecue sauce for dipping.