Manly Meat Loving Meatloaf

Lori Harbin-Combs


My family loves meatloaf and we enjoy it often. I invented this recipe to make my meat loving guys happy and it was a hit! This would be a great potluck recipe also. Just carry in crockpot to keep warm.


★★★★★ 1 vote

four to six
20 Min
4 Hr
Slow Cooker Crock Pot


  • 1 lb
    very lean ground beef
  • 1 lb
    lean ground pork
  • 3 or 4 large
    smoked sausage
  • 11/2 c
    bread crumbs, fresh
  • 1 medium
    finely chopped onion
  • 1 medium
    bell pepper finely chopped
  • 1 pkg
    meatloaf seasoning
  • 1/2 Tbsp
    chopped garlic
  • 1 can(s)
    15 oz. tomato sauce
  • dash(es)
    spices as desired and the ingredients listed in step one below.
  • 2 large

How to Make Manly Meat Loving Meatloaf


  1. Also add worcestershire sauce, fresh garlic, black pepper and knorr tomato bouillon with chicken flavor to the tomato sauce in the last step, amounts as desired.
  2. Mix all ingredients except sausage and 'kicked up tomato sauce'.
  3. Form a rectangle with half the meat mixture on a flat pan. Arrange sausage on top and complete the meatloaf by adding and pressing the rest of the meat mixture over the sausage links.
  4. Place the meatloaf into a greased crockpot turned to high. Mix the tomato sauce with the additional ingredients in step one and pour over the meatloaf. Cook on high for four to six hours and enjoy.

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About Manly Meat Loving Meatloaf

Course/Dish: Meatloafs
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy Heirloom
Hashtag: #family-favorite

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