5 Most-Loved Meatloaf Recipes

These top-rated recipes have turned meatloaf shunners into meatloaf lovers.

1) Glazed Meatloaf

Topped with a sweet-and-sour glaze made from lemon juice and mustard.

glazed meatloaf

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2 Tantalizingly Tangy Meatloaf

The tangy trick? A small scoop of pineapple preserves.

tangy meatloaf

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3) Mini Meatloaves

Kids will love having their own personal meatloaf. This recipe has oats to help stretch the meat and lower the calorie count.

Mini Meatloaves

Photo by KGora

4) Brown Sugar Meatloaf

A little dash of ground ginger adds flavor to this basic meatloaf.

Brown Sugar Meatloaf

Photo by Cooking Monster Bryan

5) Rempel Family Meatloaf

Cheddar cheese mixed into the meat makes this meatloaf extra-moist.

Rempel Family Meatloaf

Photo by cookin’mama


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Top Meatloaf Tips

  • “Tip for cutting the grease: put several pieces of sandwich bread underneath the meatloaf. It will soak up a lot of the grease, then just throw the nasty greasy bread away when the loaf is done!” –Shoegirl
  • “I add finely grated carrots to the meatloaf so we get more veggies in our diet.” –JENNY8258
  • “I used a jarred pasta sauce instead of the ketchup.” –Momof2
  • “Onions should be chopped fine or they don’t cook through.” –JC Perez
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