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depression-meatloaf

Depression Meat Loaf


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  • Author: Moms Who Think
  • Prep Time: 15 Minutes
  • Cook Time: 1 Hour
  • Total Time: 1 hour 15 minutes

Description

Affordable and easy to make, Depression meatloaf is a dish your family is sure to love…and there’s nothing depressing about that! 


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Ingredients

  • 1 can evaporated milk
  • 5 slices bread
  • ¾ cup chopped onion
  • 1½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon pepper
  • 2 pounds lean ground beef
  • ⅓ cup ketchup, optional
  • 3 strips bacon, optional

Instructions

1. In large bowl, pour milk over bread (let stand until milk is absorbed).

2. Add onion, salt, and pepper.

3. Stir with fork until bread softens and is light and fluffy.

4. Mix in ground beef.

5. Shape meat mixture into a loaf.

6. Place in a lightly greased baking loaf pan.

7. Spread top with ketchup (optional).

8. Lay strips of bacon the length of the loaf (optional).

9. Bake at 350°F for 1 hour.


  • Category: Main Course
  • Method: Baking
  • Cuisine: American

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