How Do You Cook Meatballs in a Slow Cooker?

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To cook meatballs in a slow cooker, it's best to place them in the unit, cover them with stock or sauce and cook them on low for 4 to 5 hours. The cooking time may be slightly more or less depending on the size of the meatballs according to

To make the meatballs look a little more appetizing and give them a richer flavor, it's good to brown them in a skillet in some hot oil before placing into the slow cooker. The meatballs may also be baked in the oven for 15 to 20 minutes first, which will cut the time in the slow cooker roughly in half.