Christmas Meatballs

to a bowl, add  ground meat, egg, salt,  pepper, garlic powder,  breadcrumbs and  grated Parmesan

mix to combine

roll into 2tsp-sized  meatballs

finely chop the shallot

mince the  garlic cloves

heat oil and butter  over medium high,  add meatballs

brown all over

remove from skillet

add garlic and shallot,  cook for 2 minutes

stir in cranberries

add brown sugar,  balsamic vinegar,  salt and pepper

add water,  cover, simmer  for 10 minutes

toss in meatballs,  simmer for 5 minutes

top with rosemary  and chili flakes