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Not Your Mama's Meatloaf

Traeger Kitchen


Not Your Mama's Meatloaf

Prep Time

15

Minutes

Cook Time

2

Hours

Serves

6 - 8

People

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What's this?

This easy-to-make meatloaf recipe packs in all the wood-fired flavor you know and love, while leaving out all the bad memories from the underwhelming meatloaf of your childhood.

Ingredients

  • 1 Cup breadcrumbs

  • 1 Cup milk

  • 2 Tablespoon onion, chopped

  • 1/2 Teaspoon ground sage

  • 2 Teaspoon salt

  • 2 egg, beaten

  • 2 Pound ground beef

  • 1/4 Pound ground sausage

  • 1 Cup Traeger 'Que BBQ Sauce

  • 1/2 Cup apple juice

Steps

  • 1

    When ready to cook, set Traeger temperature to 225℉ and preheat, lid closed for 15 minutes. For optimal flavor, use Super Smoke if available.
  • 2

    Combine breadcrumbs, milk, onion, sage and salt. Add beaten eggs. Add both ground beef and ground sausage, mix well. Form mixture into a loaf, packing tightly.
  • 3

    Transfer the meatloaf to a wire rack and place on the grill. Cook for 2 hours, or until it reaches an internal temperature of 160℉.
  • 4

    For the Glaze: Combine Traeger ‘Que Sauce with the apple juice. Glaze meatloaf during the last 20 minutes of cooking.
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  • 5

    Let meatloaf rest 5 to 10 minutes before slicing. Enjoy!
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