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Mama’s Awesome Meatloaf

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You are going to absolutely LOVE this Mama’s Awesome Meatloaf recipe, made with ground beef and a sweet and tangy glaze topping. This is in my opinion the best meatloaf recipe ever and it’s SO easy to make!

Mama's Awesome Meatloaf Recipe

You can also sub ground turkey if you would like and add in any extra chopped veggies. However, this recipe is our favorite and hope that you give it a try.

Mama's Awesome Meatloaf Recipe



Mama’s Awesome Meatloaf

  • 2cup dried whole wheat breadcrumbs, (soaked in milk)
  • 3/4 cup + 1 1/2 T milk
  • 1lbs ground beef
  • eggs, slightly beaten
  • 1cup finely chopped onion
  • 1 T Worcestershire sauce
  • teaspoon salt
  • 1teaspoon pepper
  • 1teaspoon sage
  • tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1cup ketchup


  1. Pre-heat your over to 350 degrees.

2. Combine the meatloaf ingredients in a large bowl.

Mama's Awesome Meatloaf Recipe

  1. Place the meatloaf mixture into a 9 inch loaf pan.
  2. Mix your glaze ingredients
  3. Top the meatloaf mixture with the glaze.
  4. Bake at 350 degrees for 45 minutes or until no longer pink in center.

Mama's Awesome Meatloaf Recipe

Serve with your favorite side dishes and this is also great for left over sandwiches!

Mama's Awesome Meatloaf
  • 2⁄3 cup dried whole wheat breadcrumbs, soaked
  • ¾ cup + 1½ T milk
  • 1 1⁄2 lbs ground beef
  • 2 eggs, slightly beaten
  • 1⁄4 cup finely chopped onion
  • 1 T Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1⁄8 teaspoon pepper
  • 1⁄2 teaspoon sage
  • 3 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1⁄4 cup ketchup
  1. Combine meatloaf ingredients in a large bowl.
  2. Place the meatloaf mixture in a loaf pan.
  3. Top with glaze.
  4. Bake at 350 degrees for 45 minutes or until no longer pink in center.

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