Total TimePrep: 20 min. Bake: 45 min. + standing
- 1/2 cup ketchup
- 1 large egg
- 3 tablespoons whole milk
- 1/2 cup dry bread crumbs
- 1/2 teaspoon Italian seasoning
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- 1 pound lean ground beef
- 2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese
- In a bowl, combine the first seven ingredients; mix well. Crumble beef over mixture and mix well. On a large piece of heavy-duty foil, pat beef mixture into a 10x6-in. rectangle. Sprinkle with mozzarella cheese to within 1/2 in. of edges. Roll up, jelly-roll style, starting with a short side and peeling away foil while rolling. Seal seam and ends. Place seams side down in a greased 11x7-in. baking pan. Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 45 minutes or until meat is no longer pink and a thermometer reads 160°. Let stand 10 minutes before slicing.
Jan 26, 2019
This delicious recipe was just the right size for the two of us! I substituted Colby Jack cheese for the mozzarella, and although some of the cheese seeped out, the flavor was great and I can't wait to make it again!
Oct 7, 2013
Loved it! I used Italian seasoned bread crumbs which probably helped add more flavor. I also had some chopped black olives sitting around and I tossed those in with the cheese! It was great!
Sep 30, 2013
Not fond of this one. It was bland and had a strange texture.
Sep 7, 2011
very good! i've made meatloaf with swiss cheese and ham in the middle and that is super yummy. i prefer to leave out the italian seasoning though.
Feb 10, 2011
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Feb 7, 2011
This is an awesome recipe! I loved it and so did my whole family. Even the leftovers were great.I only made one change that that was that I did not use ketchup, I used some very mild salsa instead.
Oct 30, 2009
The meat mixture is a little loose so I usually add a little less ketchup to it. I've never had any success managing to keep all of the cheese inside the loaf, but what does seep out doesn't burn and is very tasty!