Bacon-Wrapped Meat Loaf Recipe
- 1 medium onion, chopped
- 2 garlic cloves, minced
- 2 teaspoons canola oil
- 1/2 cup 2% milk
- 2 eggs, lightly beaten
- 2 teaspoons Worcestershire sauce
- 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
- 1/4 teaspoon hot pepper sauce
- 2/3 cup crushed saltines
- 1/3 cup minced fresh parsley
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 teaspoon pepper
- 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
- 1 pound ground beef
- 1/2 pound ground pork
- 1/2 pound ground veal
- 9 slices bacon strips
- 1/2 cup ketchup
- 1/4 cup packed brown sugar
- 1/4 cup cider vinegar
- 1. In a small skillet, saute onion and garlic in oil for 4-5 minutes or until tender.
- 2. Meanwhile, in a large bowl, combine the milk, eggs, Worcestershire sauce, Dijon, pepper sauce, saltine, parsley and seasonings; stir in onion mixture. Crumble meats over mixture and mix well. With wet hands, shape into a loaf and place in a greased foil-lined 13-in.x 9-in. baking dish.
- 3. In a small saucepan, combine the sauce ingredients; cook and stir until the sugar is dissolved and sauce has thickened. Spoon some sauce over loaf; place bacon over top.
- 4. Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 50-55 minutes or until no pink remains and a thermometer reads 160°. Yield: 8 servings.
1 slice equals 342 calories, 18 g fat (6 g saturated fat), 133 mg cholesterol, 849 mg sodium, 18 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 25 g protein.
Reviews for Bacon-Wrapped Meat Loaf
"This recipe got great reviews the last time I made it! I did however change the "ground veal" for "ground turkey" ."
Light-Bodied Red Wine
Enjoy this recipe with a light-bodied red wine such as Pinot Noir.