This was one of the first recipes I tried as a new wife many years ago. These single-serving loaves have been a super hit ever since. I like to serve them with pasta or mashed potatoes.
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VERIFIED BY Taste of Home Test Kitchen
- 1 egg
- 1 cup milk
- 1/2 cup seasoned bread crumbs
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1-1/2 pounds lean ground beef
- 3/4 cup Italian tomato sauce
- Shredded Parmesan cheese, optional
- Hot cooked pasta, optional
- In a large bowl, combine the first four ingredients. Crumble beef over mixture and mix well. Shape into six loaves.
- Place in a greased 13-in. x 9-in. baking dish. Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 30 minutes. Spoon tomato sauce over loaves.
- Bake 15 minutes longer or until meat is no longer pink and a meat thermometer reads 160°. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese and serve with pasta if desired. Yield: 6 servings.
Originally published as Mini Italian meat Loaves in Taste of Home Ground Beef Cookbook 1999, p26
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Reviewed Jan. 3, 2011
"Unfortunately, the flavor in these mini meat loaves was too plain for me."
Reviewed Jun. 26, 2008
"this recipe is a wonderful family favorite, everyone loves it. quick and easy to make for mom also"