BBQ Meatball Onion Bombs Are Delicious

You will love these BBQ Meatball Onion Bombs and there’s a reason they have been an Internet sensation. Be sure that you watch the video tutorial now.

If you love to fire up the Barbie or crank up your grill, you are more than likely always on the lookout for the next best thing!

Imagine our excitement when we spied these BBQ Meatball Onion Bombs. One look and we were hooked and so was our community. This is one of the most unique ideas we have found!

BBQ Meatball Onion Bombs

When we first shared this version from Traegers Grills, they went viral. Everyone was lining up to make them.

They take 10 minutes to put together and will make you look like a Rockstar in the kitchen. Be prepared though, everyone is going to want this recipe! Let’s see what you need on your Shopping List.

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BBQ Meatball Onion Bombs Ingredients

  • 1 pound meatloaf mix (beef, pork, veal or use all beef if you prefer.)
  • 1 egg
  • ½ cup bread crumbs
  • ½ cup shredded parmesan cheese
  • 3 yellow onions (choose med to large)
  • salt to taste
  • 1 package bacon
  • ½ c. Favorite BBQ sauce

BBQ Meatball Onion Bombs Video

Tasty have made a video tutorial that shows you how to recreate this recipe at home. They have used some cheddar in the middle of theirs and you can either add it or leave it out depending on your tastebuds. Either way it’s delicious! Click Play above ^

BBQ Meatball Onion Bombs Ingredients

1 pound ground beef
1 teaspoon garlic powder
1 teaspoon onion powder
1 teaspoon pepper
2 teaspoons salt
¼ cup bread crumbs
3 cloves garlic, minced
½ onion, diced
⅓ loosely packed cup parsley
1 egg
1 tablespoon ketchup
1 tablespoon mustard
1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
1 tablespoon honey
4-6 medium-sized onions
8 ounces cheddar cheese, cubed
16-24 pieces of bacon
1 bottle BBQ sauce

1. Preheat oven to 425˚F/220˚F.
2. In a large mixing bowl, combine ground beef with garlic powder, onion powder, pepper, salt, bread crumbs, garlic, onion, parsley, egg, ketchup, mustard, Worcestershire sauce, and honey until evenly combined.
3. Cut onions vertically on cutting board. Remove the stem and root from each piece.
4. Save onion shells suitable to wrap meatballs.
5. Remove meatball mixture from refrigerator and form into golf ball-sized meatballs. Stuff meatballs with cube of cheddar cheese.
6. Wrap each meatball in two onion shells and transfer to parchment-lined baking tray.
7. Wrap onion-shelled meatball with 2-3 pieces of bacon meatball is covered and making sure each piece of bacon is secured with a toothpick.
8. Brush each meatball with BBQ sauce covering completely.
9. Bake for 45 minutes, brushing again with BBQ sauce halfway through.
10. Enjoy!

BBQ Meatball Onion Bombs Recipe

Be sure that you visit Traegers Grills to see how they created their BBQ Meatball Onion Bombs above and also Danielle from Hugs and Cookies found them on our site and whipped some up too.

BBQ Onion Meatballs Recipe

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