Don't Let Your Meatloaf!

READY IN: 2hrs
Recipe by KitchenWitch

My husband's favorite meatloaf! Great with Garlic Mashed Potatoes.

Top Review by KitchenWitch

I like to make this on a rack or a broiler pan, since the bacon creates alot of fat, and I don't like my meat loaf "swimming" in it.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 375 degrees.
  2. Combine bread cubes and milk in small bowl, set aside.
  3. Place onion, garlic, carrots, celery and horseradish in bowl of food processor, fitted with metal blade.
  4. Process until finely chopped, but still recognizable.
  5. Heat olive oil in large skillet over medium heat.
  6. Add chopped vegetables, and cook until vegetables soften.
  7. Remove from heat and let cool 5 minutes.
  8. In a large bowl, place: meats (except bacon) bread/milk mixture, eggs, parsley, mustard, salt pepper and vegetable mixture.
  9. Mix gently, but well.
  10. Place in ungreased baking dish and shape into one large, or two smaller loaves.
  11. Cover loaves with bacon slices, tucking ends under.
  12. Combine glaze ingredients in small bowl.
  13. Brush over loaf (loaves).
  14. Bake for approximately 90 minutes, or until meat thermometer reads 160 degrees when inserted into center of meatloaf.
  15. If crisper bacon is desired, place under broiler- watch carefully!
  16. Let stand 10 minutes before slicing.

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