Egg in The Middle Meatloaf

Egg in The Middle Meatloaf

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 6
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 323.6
  • Total Fat: 11.4 g
  • Cholesterol: 223.8 mg
  • Sodium: 880.2 mg
  • Total Carbs: 26.9 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 1.7 g
  • Protein: 26.3 g

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This meatloaf presents well when cut, can even use for company! This meatloaf presents well when cut, can even use for company!
Number of Servings: 6


    20 ounces of lean ground beef 7%
    2 extra large eggs
    1 cup Old fashioned Oatmeal (dry)
    1/2 cup Sonny's Sweet BBQ sauce
    1 tsp salt
    1 tsp black pepper
    3T parsley flakes
    2T dry minced onion
    3 small hard boiled eggs
    2 T ketchup
    2T Dark Brown Sugar

    Mix all ingredients except hard boiled eggs, ketchup and brown sugar..
    Divide mixture in half.
    Place half the loaf that has been formed to 4X7 inch loaf on bottom of metal pan.
    Press down the middle to form a gully.
    Place the three small hard boiled eggs in the gully.
    Place the rest of the mixture that has been formed in to a loaf over the top and push together the sides to form a perfect loaf. None of the eggs should show through the sides.
    Make a loaf about 4 inches across and 8 inches long (or use a meatloaf pan).
    Mix ketchup and brown sugar well and brush over the top and sides of meatloaf.


Bake at 400 for 10 mins and 350 for 40 mins until center reaches 165. Do not overcook.
Take out of oven and let rest for 10-15 mins.
Slice in to 6 servings and serve.

Number of Servings: 6

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user HDPN107.

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  • 1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    it sounded a little odd, but it was VERY tasty and tender, and my hubby LOVED it! I added garlic and wocestershire and may add 1/4 cup grated carrot next time like I do in my old recipe (good way to sneak in some extra nutrition for the kids!). Will make again! - 3/25/08

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  • Very Good
    Classic recipe. - 9/11/19

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  • Skipped the sugar, because both catsup and BBQ sce. have sugar. Love the presentation that egg in the meatloaf gives! Tasty. - 11/9/18

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  • Incredible!
    Very good, I've heard of egg in the middle meatloaf before, but never had it until I made this. - 5/10/16

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  • Very Good
    This is the way my mother used to make meatloaf with the hard boiled egg in the middle! - 7/27/10

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