Mini Meat Loaves

Mini Meat LoavesRecipe
Photo: Andrew McCaul; Styling: Gerri Williams for James Reps
Put away the loaf pan for these Mini Meat Loaves and get out your muffin tin. Each person gets their own individual "loaf" of this comfort food favoriite.


Serves: 6

Cost per Serving:


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Recipe Time

Prep: 10 Minutes
Cook: 20 Minutes

Nutritional Information

Calories 305
Fat 19 g
Satfat 7 g
Protein 22 g
Carbohydrate 10 g
Fiber 1 g
Cholesterol 99 mg
Sodium 501 mg


1 1/4 pounds lean ground beef
1 large egg
1/2 cup Italian-seasoned bread crumbs
1/4 cup grated Parmesan
1 shallot, finely chopped
2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
2 tablespoons tomato paste
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon pepper
1 tablespoon olive oil


1. Preheat oven to 450ºF. Combine beef, egg, bread crumbs, Parmesan, shallot, garlic, tomato paste, salt and pepper in a large bowl. Mix with your hands to combine well.

2. Brush a 6-cup muffin tin with olive oil. Gently roll meat into 6 balls and place each in a muffin cup. Bake until cooked through, about 20 minutes.