Meatloaf Dinner

You will need: 3 cups of cheddar cheese, one cup of crushed Ritz crackers, 2 tablespoons of fresh parsley, 1/2 cup of milk, three large eggs, one medium diced onion, 1.5 pounds of 80% lean ground beef, 1 tablespoon of Worcestershire sauce, 1/2 cup of colored peppers diced, 1 teaspoon of oregano, 1 teaspoon of garlic powder, 1 teaspoon of salt and 1/2 teaspoon of pepper, Corn, milk, butter


  • Begin by beating eggs with salt and pepper in a bowl
  • In a separate large mixing bowl combine all the meatloaf ingredients: 1.5 pounds of ground beef, diced medium onion, 2 tablespoons of chopped fresh parsley, 1 teaspoon of garlic powder and 1 teaspoon of oregano, 1/2 cup diced colored peppers
  • Crush your Ritz crackers in the food processor. If not available, use good quality breadcrumbs instead
  • To the large mixing bowl add 1 cup of crushed Ritz crackers or bread crumbs
  • Next add 1 tablespoon of Worcestershire sauce
  • Add three beaten and eggs, salt, and pepper
  • Mix everything together, and then add 1/2 cup of milk
  • Add 3 cups of shredded cheddar cheese and mix again
  • Make sure to mix until all the ingredients are very well combined
  • Transfer this mix onto a baking tray lined with parchment paper and shape it into a loaf
  • Bake on 350°F for 35 minutes
  • In the meantime, prepare the topping:
  • In a mixing bowl, combine 1/2 cup of ketchup, 1/4 cup of brown sugar( add amount to your taste), 2 tablespoons apple vinegar, and 2 teaspoons of mustard
  • Mix until well combined
  • After 35 minutes, take the meatloaf out of the oven and spread the topping on it
  • Brush the meatloaf with the topping all around and then put it back in the oven and bake for another 25 minutes
  • Once the 25 minutes is up take it out and let it rest for 10 minutes before slicing it
  • I served it with corn
  • To make the corn:
  • I boil my corn and water, one cup of milk, 1/4 cup butter and salt to taste
  • I also used potatoes
  • Enjoy!

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