Cheeseburger Meat Loaf
Cooked rice is the 'filler' for this moist and tasty cheese-filled meat loaf, topped with barbecue sauce.
1 1/2 pounds lean ground beef
2 cups cooked rice
1/4 cup finely chopped onion
1 1/2 teaspoons garlic salt
1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
1/3 cup milk
2 large eggs, beaten
6 slices pasteurized process American cheese
1/2 cup barbecue sauce
- Combine meat, rice, onion, garlic salt, pepper, milk and eggs in large bowl; mix thoroughly.
- Press half of mixture into greased 9x5x3-inch loaf pan; top with cheese. Spread remaining meat mixture over cheese, being certain cheese is completely covered. Spoon barbecue sauce on top.
- Bake in a preheated oven at 350°F (175°) 45 to 50 minutes, or until meat is done.
- Let stand 5 minutes before slicing and serving.
Makes 8 servings.
Recipe provided courtesy of USA Rice Federation.