My Mama's Meatloaf
Recipe type: Main dish
Cuisine: American
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Serves: 8-10
A simple, hearty recipe for homemade meatloaf that will have you coming back for more.
  • 3 lb. ground hamburger
  • 2 cups milk
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup oatmeal
  • 2 cups tomato juice
  • 1 cup crushed cornflakes
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Onion, peppers or garlic to taste (optional - and this is not in her recipe)
  1. Mix all ingredients together.
  2. Put into a 9 x 12-inch pan.
  3. Cover top with ketchup.
  4. Bake at 250 for 2 hours OR at 350 for 1+ hour.
  5. You can top with ketchup after the first hour.
  6. SUNDAY MORNING baking times:
  7. Heat in oven at 350 until it begins to cook.
  8. Turn off oven and set time-bake for 11 o'clock at a temperature of 250.
  9. It will be ready to serve at 1PM after church
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