Easy Cocktail Meatballs Recipe

One Pot Cocktail Meatballs

Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
20 mins

The best, classic, quick and easy cocktail meatballs recipe, homemade with simple ingredients in one pot in 30 minutes. A sweet and spicy appetizer!

Servings: 8 People
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Keyword: party meatballs
Calories: 177 kcal
Author: Abeer


  • 1 cup Ketchup
  • 1/4 cup Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/4 cup Steak sauce
  • 1 tsp Liquid smoke
  • 1/2 tsp Onion powder
  • 1/2 tsp Garlic powder
  • Salt To taste
  • Pepper To taste
  • 1 tbsp Chili paste Or chili sauce
  • 1 cup Coca Cola Or Pepsi
  • 25 Meatballs Frozen, Pre-cooked
  • 1 tbsp Green onions Thinly sliced, For garnish


  1. Heat a wide non-stick pan over medium-high heat and add ketchup, Worcestershire sauce, Steak sauce, liquid smoke, onion powder, garlic powder, salt, pepper, chili paste and mix. 

  2. Add Coke and mix until smooth.

  3. Allow the Coca-Cola bbq sauce to cook until the liquid is reduced and mixture becomes thick.

  4. Add meatballs and toss until fully coated. 

  5. Cover and cook for 3-5 minutes. 

  6. Garnish with green onions and enjoy! 

Recipe Notes

Nutrition Facts
One Pot Cocktail Meatballs
Amount Per Serving
Calories 177 Calories from Fat 81
% Daily Value*
Fat 9g14%
Saturated Fat 3g15%
Cholesterol 32mg11%
Sodium 506mg21%
Potassium 320mg9%
Carbohydrates 15g5%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 11g12%
Protein 8g16%
Vitamin A 190IU4%
Vitamin C 4mg5%
Calcium 22mg2%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.