Smoked Italian Meatballs Recipe

Meatballs on smoker rack

Served on its own as a snack, with your favorite side, or as part of a pasta dish, meatballs are awesome! Try this Smoked Italian Meatballs recipe and take them to another level by smoking them with our Premium Sage bisquettes.


½ Lb. ground pork

¼ – ½  Cup breadcrumbs

1 Egg

½ Onion, diced

2 Tbsp fresh parsley, chopped

1 Tbsp fresh basil, chopped

1 Tbsp fresh thyme, chopped

½ Tsp cayenne pepper (optional)

Bradley Premium Sage Bisquettes 


  1. Preheat smoker to 225°F with Premium Sage Bisquettes.
  2. Mix all ingredients together until well combined. Add more breadcrumbs if necessary.
  3. Form into balls and place on aluminum baking sheet.
  4. Smoke for approximately 1-2 hours, until an internal temperature of 165°F is reached.
  5. Remove from smoker and serve with your favorite side or as part of a pasta dish.

Recipe by: Lena Clayton