Chipotle ( Turkey ) Meatloaf

Total Time
1hr 20mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 1 hr

From Cooking Light December 2005. It calls for 2 pounds of ground turkey. I made this for my husband using 1/2 turkey and 1/2 lean beef since he doesn't like turkey loaves - it gave it the flavor of beef while still lightening it up. He loved it.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350.
  2. Chop chile. Combine chile, adobo sauce, onion, and next 14 ingredients (through ground turkey breast) in a large bowl, stirring to combine.
  3. Place turkey mixture in a 9 x 5-inch loaf pan coated with cooking spray.
  4. Bake, uncovered, for 30 minutes.
  5. While loaf bakes, combine sauce ingredients in a small bowl; brush over meat loaf.
  6. Cover and bake an additional 30 minutes or until thermometer registers 160°.
  7. Let stand 10 minutes before slicing.
Most Helpful

Best meatloaf I've ever had! Even our son who won't eat anything with "ground meat" loved it! What a great surprise.

Paul'sSweetie January 25, 2012

I loved this recipe. I used 1 lb of turkey and cut everythig else in half. It was a hit! I was really surprised when this turned out better then ANY of my traditional meatloaf recipes. I will be making this regularly!

060402momma February 28, 2011

what an awesome delight. I substituted 1 lbs of ground round for the turkey breast and used 1/2c italian style bread crumbs. I also didn't have any fresh cilantro so used 2 tsps dried. I made a tomato based gravy to go with this and my bf just loved this as I also did too. Thanks for posting

sexygrneyes777 October 25, 2009