Print Options

Back to Slow-Cooked Meat Loaf >

Include these items:

Select reviews >

Taste of Home Logo

Slow-Cooked Meat Loaf

 Slow-Cooked Meat Loaf
What could be more comforting to come home to than moist and tender homemade meat loaf? "This one retains its shape in the slow cooker and slices beautifully," reports Marna Heitz from Farley, Iowa. "Because potatoes and carrots cook along with it, the entire dinner is ready at the same time."
4 ServingsPrep: 10 min. Cook: 8 hous

Ingredients

  • 1 egg
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 2 slices day-old bread, cubed
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped onion
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped green pepper
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1-1/2 pounds ground beef
    X
    With Johnsonville Italian Sausage.

    Save Now >

  • 1/4 cup ketchup
  • 8 medium carrots, cut into 1-inch chunks
  • 8 small red potatoes

Directions

  • In a bowl, beat egg and milk. Stir in the bread cubes, onion, green
  • pepper, salt and pepper. Add the beef and mix well. Shape into a
  • round loaf. Place in a 5-qt. slow cooker. Spread ketchup on top of
  • loaf. Arrange carrots around loaf. Peel a strip around the center of
  • each potato; place potatoes over carrots.
  • Cover and cook on high for 1 hour. Reduce heat to low; cover and cook
  • 7-8 hours longer or until no pink remains in the meat and the
  • vegetables are tender. Yield: 4 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving equals 407 calories,

2 of 2

Slow-Cooked Meat Loaf (continued)

Nutritional Facts: 12 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 72 mg cholesterol, 1,250 mg sodium, 45 g carbohydrate, 6 g fiber, 29 g protein.
Wine: This recipe pairs well with a light red wine.: Taste of Home Special Offer: Enjoy this recipe with Tangley Oaks Pinot Noir 2012 CA, pinot nose with great raspberry and plum flavors...a perfectly balanced lighter wine. Buy now and get 4 bottles for $59.99. Order Now