Meat Loaves Italianos

Meat Loaves Italianos Recipe

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Ingredients

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3/4 c
oats, quick or old-fashioned, uncooked
8 oz
tomato sauce
2.5 oz
ripe olives, canned, sliced, drained
1
egg, optional
1 Tbsp
instant minced onion
1/2 tsp
italian seasoning
1/4 tsp
salt, optional
1 lb
lean ground beef
1/8 tsp
garlic powder
2 oz
part skim mozzarella cheese, grated

How to Make Meat Loaves Italianos

Step-by-Step

  • 1Heat oven to 375.
  • 2Combine oats, 1/4 cup tomato sauce, 1/4 cup olives, egg, 1 teaspoon onion, Italian seasoning and salt.
  • 3Add ground beef, mix lightly but thoroughly.
  • 4Shape to form four 4x2-inch loaves; place in 8-inch square glass baking dish or 9-inch glass pie plate.
  • 5Bake 25 to 30 minutes or until meat is done; drain.
  • 6Combine remaining tomato sauce, olives, onion and garlic powder; cook over low heat 3 to 5 minutes or until hot.
  • 7Spoon sauce over meat loaves; sprinkle with cheese.
  • 8Bake 2 minutes more or until cheese is melted.
  • 9MICROWAVE DIRECTIONS: Prepare meat mixture and shape into loaves as directed above.
  • 10Place in 8-inch square glass baking dish or 9-inch glass pie plate.
  • 11Cover with wax paper.
  • 12Microwave on high 5 to 7 minutes or until no longer pink, rotating dish once.
  • 13Drain. In a 2-cup glass measuring cup combine remaining tomato sauce, olives, onion and garlic powder.
  • 14Microwave at high 1-1/2 to 2-1/2 minutes or until hot.
  • 15Spoon over meat loaves; sprinkle with cheese.
  • 16Microwave at high 1 minute or until cheese is melted.

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About Meat Loaves Italianos

Course/Dish: Beef
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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