What do you get when you mix a traditional Italian recipe with 100% pure Irish Beef?
Only the best meatballs you have ever tasted!

See why…

Our Meatballs

 
 
 

Italian Soul

Our authentic Italian meatball recipe has been a part of our family for over 100 years. The recipe hasn't changed - its Italian Soul remains.

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Irish Attitude

Made with 100% Irish beef and the highest quality ingredients, our meatballs have freshness, flavour and attitude - Irish Attitude.

 

The Petruzzi Story

Traditional Italian Recipes

The recipe for Petruzzi's meatballs has been in our family for well over 100 years. The family recipes, including the meatballs, have followed our family half way across the world and back again. Today it has been perfected by using tender & delicious Irish beef.

We like to think we have the tastiest family heirloom around.

Anzio, 1820 Hazelton, 1920 Belfast, 1998
Dominick and Jimmy Petruzzi

In 1902, like millions before and since, the Petruzzi family left Anzio, Northern Italy, to seek a better life for their young family in the New World of America.

The Petruzzi family settled and flourished in Hazelton, Pennsylvania, where their daughter Theresa Petruzzi met and married Dominick Petruzzi - a very distant relative! They opened Petruzzi's Italian Delicatessen serving Theresa's traditional family recipes - including her meatballs and Dominick's Italian sausages.

Jump forward three generations and the great granddaughter of Theresa and Dominick returns to her European roots and now living in Ireland, brings back the handed down traditional family recipes that she has made many times with her own grandparents, Jimmy and Carmella and her mother Donna - the same family recipes that make Petruzzi's irresistible.

Our products are of the highest quality and are made with the finest of fresh ingredients and the best Irish beef sourced from the green fields of Northern Ireland.

Petruzzi's Family Recipes. Italian Soul-Irish Attitude. We hope you enjoy. Slán!

 

Meal Ideas

 
 
 
 
 

Tasty, Quick and Easy

When it comes to meatballs, Italian Americans have come up with some of the tastiest ways of eating such meaty deliciousness. With Petruzzi's meatballs, these quick and easy (and healthy!) meal ideas are guaranteed to put a smile on your face and be a family favourite for years to come.

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The Meatball Sandwich

An Italian-American classic and by far one of the tastiest ways to eat our meatballs. A happy healthy option, great for lunch or dinner.

You will need:
  • Petruzzi's Meatballs (3 meatballs/sandwich)
  • Baguette or bread roll
  • Mozzarella cheese (for melting on top - optional but delicious)
Instructions:
  • Heat Petruzzi's meatballs either in the microwave for 2-3 minutes or on the hob until piping hot
  • Cut the meatballs in half and fill baguette or bread roll
  • Place thin slices of mozzarella on top of the meatballs and melt under the grill
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Spaghetti & Meatballs

Another classic meatball dish. Great for dinner and nice served with a side salad and garlic bread.

You will need:
  • Petruzzi's Meatballs, 2-3 meatballs/serving
  • Spaghetti - or any pasta you prefer!
  • Grated parmesan cheese (optional)
Instructions:
  • Heat Petruzzi's meatballs either in the microwave for 2-3 minutes or on the hob until piping hot
  • Cook pasta and drain. Place in bowl and pour Petruzzi's heated meatballs on top
  • Sprinkle some parmesan cheese on top and enjoy!
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Just Meatballs (easiest lunch ever–simple but delectable!)

The simplest way to eat Petruzzi's meatballs heat and serve. Optional extras include bread for dipping and grated parmesan cheese for sprinkling!

You will need:
  • Petruzzi's Meatballs, 2-3 meatballs/serving
Instructions:
  • Heat Petruzzi's meatballs either in the microwave for 2-3 minutes or on the hob until piping hot.
 

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