Cheesy Meatloaf Recipe – Cheesy Meatloaf / Cheeseburger Meatloaf is another twist on the basic meatloaf. You will find other meatloaf recipes on this site. Meatloaf is just such an easy dish to work with and make it different using your favorite ingredients. This one is for the cheese lover and resembles a cheeseburger.
Cheesy Meatloaf Recipe
Cheesy Meatloaf Ingredients
- 1 lb 90% lean ground beef or ground bison
- 1 cup dried bread crumbs or crumbly stuffing mix
- 1/2 cup diced yellow onion
- 1/2 cup milk
- 1 large egg
- 2 tbsp ketchup
- 1 tbsp steak sauce or Worcestershire sauce
- 3/4 tsp salt
- 1/2 tsp garlic powder
- 1/4 tsp ground black pepper
For the Topping – Slices of your favorite cheese. They all work great.
Cheesy Meatloaf Cooking Directions
Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. In a large bowl, mix the beef, bread crumbs/stuffing, onion, milk, egg, 2 tablespoons ketchup, steak/worcestershire sauce, salt, garlic powder, and pepper with your hands until well-combined. Add the meat mixture to a meat loaf pan that is lined with parchment paper. Pat the meat down into an even layer and rectangular shape. Bake uncovered for 55 minutes. Remove from oven, add cheese, put back in oven for about 3 minutes to melt the cheese.
The “usuals” work great for cheeses for this Cheesy Meatloaf Recipe – Mozzarella, Pepper Jack, Swiss, American, Colby, all work great for this particular recipe.