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"Since I was looking for a way to jazz up the traditional American meat loaf, I added Tex-Mex ingredients, and the result was fantastic. You can even use hot banana pepper rings, if you like." -Patricia Moed, Manchester, CT

Recipe by Cooking Light October 2004


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8 servings (serving size: 2 slices)


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Instructions Checklist
  • Preheat oven to 350°.

  • Combine first 11 ingredients. Divide meat mixture into 2 portions, and shape each portion into a (6 x 3-inch) loaf. Place loaves in a 13 x 9-inch baking dish coated with cooking spray; pour 1/2 cup salsa over each loaf. Bake at 350° for 1 hour or until a thermometer registers 165°. Let stand 10 minutes. Cut each loaf into 8 slices.

Nutrition Facts

239 calories; calories from fat 41%; fat 10.8g; saturated fat 3.6g; mono fat 3.6g; poly fat 3.2g; protein 23.1g; carbohydrates 10.6g; fiber 1.3g; cholesterol 96mg; iron 2.1mg; sodium 582mg; calcium 37mg.