Old-Fashioned Meat Loaf A.k.a "basic" Meat Loaf (Paula

Total Time
1hr 10mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 1 hr

A traditional meatloaf recipe by Paula Deen. This is the original recipe, I drain the tomato's, add garlic powder, use frozen peppers thawed and use breadcrumbs when I make it.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
  2. Mix ground beef, salt, pepper, onion, bell pepper, egg, tomato's and oats well and place in a baking dish. Shape into a loaf.
  3. Topping: Mix Ketchup, mustard and brown suger for topping and spread on loaf.
  4. Bake for 1 hour.
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Paula's meatloafs are the only ones I make and this one is perfectly the best recipe she has. Thanks for sharing on Recipezaar.

monique.j.jimenez June 07, 2010