I love simple home cooking and this recipe does it for me!
Old-fashioned Meatloaf (a.k.a. Basic Meatloaf)
1 lb ground beef
1 1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
1/2 cup chopped onion
1/2 cup chopped bell pepper
1 egg, lightly beaten
8 ounces canned diced tomatoes (without juice)
1/2 cup quick-cooking oats
1/3 cup ketchup
2 tablespoons brown sugar
1 tablespoon prepared mustard
Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
Mix all meat loaf ingredients well and place in a baking dish. Shape into a loaf.
Mix ingredients for topping and spread on loaf.
Bake at 375 degrees F for 1 hour.
Servings: 4 servings
Prep Time: 10 min
Cook Time: 1 hour
From Paula Deen’s Facebook page: “Y’all made this meatloaf recipe one of the top recipes on my site last week! Do you have a “standby” meatloaf recipe?”