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Mom's Meatloaf

Mom's Meatloaf

Serves: 8

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1 small yellow onion, diced
2 tablespoons garlic, minced
1 pound ground pork
1 pound ground beef
2 tablespoons milk
2 tablespoons olive oil
2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
1 teaspoon dried oregano
1 poblano pepper, diced small
3 tablespoons fresh Italian parsley, chopped
2 cups ketchup
3/4 cup Dijon mustard
2 eggs
1 cup panko bread crumbs
3 tablespoons kosher salt
1 tablespoon freshly ground black pepper


Heat the oven to 350 degrees. 

In a medium sized skillet, saute the onion over medium heat until soft and translucent. Add the garlic and cook until fragrant, about 1 minute.

In a large mixing bowl, combine pork, beef, onion mixture, and all other ingredients, reserving 1 cup ketchup.

On a baking pan, form the mixture into one large loaf or two medium-sized loaves. Spread the top with the remaining ketchup and place into the oven. Cook until the internal temperature is 155 degrees on a thermometer, approximately 45 minutes.

Serve warm. 

About the recipe

This easy-as-can-be recipe will be your new go-to for anytime you're craving this classic family-style dinner!

The key to a successful meatloaf is not overmixing the meat. By working it as little as possible, you’ll end up with a soft and juicy meatloaf. Cook off a small piece in a skillet before forming the loaf or loaves, so you can determine if you need more seasoning.