Cajun Meatloaf

Not your traditional meatloaf, this one gest a new twist from a savory blend of cumin, peppers, nutmeg, and bay leaves. Cream adds a subtle richness to the mix.

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Makes: 6  servings Prep 25 mins Bake 350°F1 hr 10 mins Cool 15 mins

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons  butter, melted
  • 2 finely chopped green onions
  • 1 cup  finely chopped onions
  • 1/2 cup  finely chopped green pepper
  • 1/3 cup  finely chopped celery
  • 1 tablespoon  minced garlic
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons  salt
  • 1 teaspoon  cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon  freshly ground pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon  ground red pepper
  • 1/8 teaspoon  nutmeg
  • 2 bay leaves
  • 1/2 cup  ketchup
  • 1/2 cup  half-and-half
  • 1 pound  ground beef
  • 1 pound  ground pork
  • 2 large eggs, lightly beaten
  • 2 teaspoons  Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons  red pepper sauce

Directions

1. Melt butter in medium skillet over medium heat. Add green onions, onions, green pepper, celery, and garlic; cook until softened. Stir in salt, cumin, ground pepper, ground red pepper, nutmeg, and bay leaves and cook 1 minute. Stir in ketchup and half-and-half and simmer 2 minutes. Cool. Remove bay leaves.

2. Heat oven to 350 degree F. Combine ground beef, ground pork, eggs lightly beaten, worcestershire sauce, and red pepper sauce in large bowl. Stir vegetable mixture into meat mixture until well blended.

3. Spoon mixture evenly into 9x5-inch loaf pan. Bake 70 minutes until meat thermometer inserted in center registers 160 degree F. Cool in pan on wire rack 15 minutes. Drain and unmold onto serving platter. Makes 6 servings.

Nutrition Facts

  • Servings Per Recipe 6
  • cal.(kcal)510,
  • Fat, total(g)37,
  • chol.(mg)198,
  • sat. fat(g)16,
  • carb.(g)12,
  • Monosaturated fat(g)16,
  • Polyunsaturated fat(g)3,
  • fiber(g)1,
  • sugar(g)3,
  • pro.(g)30,
  • vit. A(IU)680,
  • vit. C(mg)17,
  • Thiamin(mg)0,
  • Riboflavin(mg)0,
  • Niacin(mg)7,
  • Pyridoxine (Vit. B6)(mg)0,
  • Folate(g)28,
  • Cobalamin (Vit. B12)(g)2,
  • sodium(mg)1019,
  • Potassium(mg)694,
  • calcium(mg)81,
  • iron(mg)3,
  • Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
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