My freezer is now stocked with the regular ones I made too. I have never tried meatloaf(it’s not common here in the UK I don’t think) but I am going to try this one . ), It’s cool to say “I made 10 pounds of meatloaf last night. .-= Sheri´s last blog ..My Ten for the Day =-. but maybe I’d feel differently now that it’s sat and melded after canning?) In a large bowl mix all the meatloaf ingredients. If you’re baking a batch with a loaf or two, just bake at 350 and make it work! You can either make it into a loaf or into meatballs...excellent both ways! I’m assuming that your 15-20 minute meal is done with frozen cooked meatballs heated in a pan with sauce!? And if you come up with the perfect concoction, be sure to leave it here for the rest of us! Just A Pinch will NOT work unless you turn javascript ON in your browser. I have a recipe in my collection that adds shredded carrots and shredded potatoes. I think she used those Simply Potatoes hash brown potato strips, but you could just use actual potatoes sans chemicals. […]. More info here. From soups to casseroles to breads, here are 16 delicious recipes to make with these wonderful seasonal ingredients that your taste buds will love. they cook a little nicer, a little quicker – can freeze before or after cooking – can pull out servings for just 2 or 6 depending on what you need…….. Stick it in your meatballs, girl! Some people add milk, too. The basics of a good meatloaf or meatball are as follows: First:  prepare any cookie sheets or loaf pans you’re going to use. I food processed it in little chunks! My mother never made meatloaf. Serve with either homemade or store-bought sides to make a quick and easy weeknight dinner that you’ll get on the table in no time. (Maybe 20…I’m a bit time-challenged! Take off the jewelry and get your hands into it, Spray an oblong shallow pan with non stick cooking spray, shape the mixture into a loaf and center in pan leaving plenty of room all around. I’m not going to tell you that I’m a meatball queen. Meatballs are my ultimate favorite “on-hand” item for the freezer, because you don’t even have to thaw them. Great idea! If you’ve got a craving for meatloaf but don’t have the time to wait for an entire loaf to cook, turn it into meatballs instead and you’ll cut the cooking time in half. We’ve gathered 19 recipes you can make with sweet potatoes during the holidays. Everyone loves meatloaf. Where do you find huge mixing bowls? It&rsqu... Read more The Meatloaf Recipe That’ll Turn You Into a Meatloaf Lover Good luck – Katie. The last one wasn’t that good, actually – I think I pushed too many add-ins into the mix (carrots, zucchini, beef heart, squash, etc.). So you could do it either way, but I like to just make a big greasy mess on my cookie sheets once and benefit from it later! .-= Tami Lewis´s last blog ..some links you might enjoy =-. I’m making meatloaf this week, so maybe I’ll try to use some of your suggestions. Did I mention reusing loaf pans and cookie sheets makes fewer dishes? Mix everything together - except the ketchup. Do not use a loaf pan, Mix sauce in a cup or small bowl and pour over meatloaf. Geri Thank you so much! Loaf. Also, we tried you chicken broth recipe this weekend and loved it! Trust your own judgment…I can’t be liable for problems that occur from bad decisions you make based on content found here. What did you do?”. Colored peppers? . .-= [email protected]´s last blog ..CARAMEL PECAN TART =-. (“Family, we’re going to start with salads tonight…because the meatloaf isn’t quite done yet…”)  Cool 10 minutes to slice. She’s been featured on media outlets like ABC, NBC and First for Women magazine as well as contributing regularly on the FOX Network. 1.20 pounds of local grass fed ground beef, 2 pounds of ground turkey. Once your hands are covered in raw meat, you can’t chase children around and stop them from wreaking havoc or leaving the house. Do not make any topping. You can walk in the door and have dinner on the table in 15 minutes. If you’re a by-the-book kind of cook, you may want to skip this post. When sick, it speeds up the healing process. I find it easiest and more to my taste to just toss the onion and green pepper in my little mini food processor(or chopper) because I don't like huge chunks of onion or green pepper. I HATED meatloaf as a kid, but LOVE it as an adult. I am stumbling this because freezer cooking is my new best friend. (Ah. – I often shape mine into “large potato size rounds” – making “mini meatloaves” -(think make it look like a large potato! Ooh, Katie, I forgot to pop in here and tell you that we LOVED the choose your own adventure books when we were kids. I’m guessing there were other parts, too, but those are the essentials. You’re right, the quick meals is with cooked meatballs. I have beef heart in the freezer in my basement. Puree-of-veggie-what? M, .-= Greta @ Mom Living Healthy´s last blog ..My Very First Chicken Broth and Soup! I have to tell you I made these meatballs and I did a smaller trial batch that I called “Asaian” . Must be why mine always falls apart on the plate!). Total Carbohydrate Traditional chicken soup is made from chicken broth, chunks of chicken, and vegetables like carrots, celery, and onion. As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. any spice you like! And balls. HALP? I’m really not. .-= Brenda´s last blog ..Apple Dessert/TMTT =-. There’s so much you can do to reinvent it each time you make it. And finally – as fun and uplifting as it is to sink your hands in a huge bowl of raw meat, it’s kind of nice to get that over with all in one day, too. Shredded zucchini? Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. In a small bowl, combine 1/4 cup ketchup with brown sugar. . I hope they turn out great! Ideally, I’m looking for glass/pyrex/Anchor Hocking type bowls (and even more ideally, with lids), but anything will do. If you can handle a little flexibility, let’s talk meat. Please remember that I’m just a gal who reads a lot and spends way too much time in her kitchen. If you want meatballs with gravy or sauce, just place them on a baking sheet and follow the directions for sliced meatloaf. Meatloaf is done when you can see the hot sizzle of the sauce creating a dark circle. Your email address will not be published. Bookmarked! She often partners with health experts and medical practitioners to deliver the most current information to the Kitchen Stewardship® community. They were fantastic! I keep putting it off – start bugging me to get it done, okay? I was impressed and inspired by the fact that the authors make their meat-mix in a 10-gallon Rubbermaid tub. Some posts on this blog contain affiliate links which generate commission if you purchase anything starting with those links. Procrastination princess? Turn the oven on once and cook it all up to save energy. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Required fields are marked *. :>) Thanks for linking up with me today! Your email address will not be published. L – great! This post is part of Tempt My Tummy Tuesday at Blessed With Grace, Tasty Tuesday at Balancing Beauty and Bedlam, Tuesdays at the Table at All the Small Stuff, Top 10 {Tuesday} at Oh Amanda, Pennywise Platter Thursday, and The $5 Dinner Challenge. I remember my mom once made a variation with shredded potato instead of bread crumbs in it. I make the meatballs either with my hands or an ice cream scoop, depending on my mood and what I got out before getting meaty. But meatballs are meatballs, more or less…The one pictured is Martha’s recipe. LOL! My biggest glass bowl is big, but not huge. oh and barley is wonderful in meatloaf – my mom actually has a recipe that is probably half gr beef and half barley (making your beef go further!) meatloaf is my favorite thing to make!for my family of 9 i make 3 loafs and i make each one different so i please everybody i enjoy coming up with different combinations ! To make meatballs instead of meatloaf, substitute plain bread crumbs for rolled oats. My grandma used to make this all the time when I was growing up. .-= Jendeis´s last blog ..Day of Detox =-. .-= Lenetta @ Nettacow´s last blog ..Link Roundup – Advent Edition =-.