2 lbground beef/sirloin
16 oztomato paste
1-2 large can(s)tomato juice
1-2stacks saltine crackers crushed
1 largeonion chopped
1 largebell pepper chopped
1-2 cinstant oatmeal
1 large bottleketchup
How to Make My Grandmother's Meatloaf
- Heat oven to 350.
Combine ground beef, chopped onion, chopped bell pepper, eggs and tomato paste. Mix well with hand.
- Add crushed crackers and oatmeal a little at a time. If too dry, add some tomato juice. Continue to mix.
- Form into 1-2 loaves and place in a deep pan that has been sprayed with nonstick cooking spray.
- Squirt Ketchup fairly heavily over top and sides and spread evenly.
- Pour remaining tomato juice around loaves.
Carefully place pan in oven and bake for 1 hour to 1 hour 30 min.