|An old fashion, vintage, collection of meat loaf recipes found handwritten on recipe cards.
The cards were collected from vintage tin recipe boxes.
I started collecting these inexpensive retro recipes and are including them here for all to
enjoy. Meat loaves being one of my personal favorite dinners or suppers.
With its crispy ketchup covered top and juicy inside, who can resist the meat loaf. You
can make tiny little loaves or one big dinner size loaf. The mere thought is making my
As a left over, nothing compares to the meatloaf. It make the best cold sandwich,
smothered with all your favorite condiments. Perfect for that lunchbox the next day.
Pop a meat loaf the oven, set the timers and you had dinner waiting on you by the time
the kids came home from school.
|Meat Loaf Cacciatore
Measure into large bowl: 1 1/2 lbs. Ground beef
1 egg, beaten, 1 cup milk, 1 1/2 teaspoons salt, 1
cup coarse soft bread crumbs, 1/8 teaspoon
pepper, 2 tablespoons finely chopped onion, 1/3
cup finely chopped celery, 2 tablespoons prepared
mustard. Mix well, using a two pronged fork -
pack into lightly oiled glass loaf pan to shape it,
then turn out into a greased shallow baking pan.
|Self Basting Meatloaf
3/4 cup catsup
1/4 cup dark brown sugar, firmly packed
3/4 teaspoon dry mustard
1/4 teaspoon allspice
1 1/2 pounds ground chuck beef
1 cup fresh bread crumbs
1 large egg
1/3 cup lemon juice
1 small onion, finely chopped
1 1/2 teaspoons salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
In a small bowl whisk together catsup, brown sugar,
mustard and all-spice. Set aside. In a large bowl mix
together beef, bread crumbs, egg, lemon juice, onion,
salt and pepper. Pack into a wet 7 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 2 1/4
inch loaf pan. Turn out on a foil lined 7 x 11 inch baking
pan. Spread half the reserved ketchup mixture over the
top. Bake in preheated 400 degree oven for 35 minutes.
Spread remaining ketchup mixture over top. Bake 5
minutes longer. Let stand 10 minutes before serving
More delicious Beef Dinner
recipes, plus recipes for steaks,
gravies, barbeque recipes and
old fashion ground beef recipes.
|Read, "The Story of the Missing
Cookie Jar" by PenVampyre. A
delightful little Christmas story
with mouthwatering recipes for
the most wonderful time of the
Read "Santa and the Magic Key",
plus recipes for your holidays. A
story by Robin Wallace.
Read "Easter and Where NOT to
Hide Eggs" Memories of Easters
past and a few vintage recipes.
Logan's Halloween Story -The
original story won first place in
sixth-eighth grade division of
Southeastern Middle School,
2005 by Logan Lyon.
Food and Genealogy. A story By
Robin L. Wallace. Our lives, our
families, our very history's are
defined by the foods we eat.
Family Reunion Recipes.
"The Fourth of July and Other
(With Apologies to Jean
By Robin L. Wallace
A short story by Suellen Fry.
Memories of my father and his
version of Kickapoojoyjuice.
Memorial Day Recipes - "For me,
Memorial Day was the day when
we went out where relatives were
buried in the tiny, local
cemeteries and thoroughly
cleaned up each gravesite,
carrying away branches that may
have fallen in the
Grandma Irwin's Story of
Courage and Swit Tater Biskits
Home Remedies Medicines
Recipes From Olden Times.
Thanksgiving Day recipes and
story from the past.
College Foods and Other
Mistakes I Have Eaten.