Recipe: Easy Meat Loaf and Baked Potato dinner

Thinking of making a nice meat and potato dinner for your family or just for yourself? This is a delicious and easy to make recipe. The entire meal is prepared in the oven, and will warm the hungriest of stomachs awaiting the aroma that this meal sends through out your kitchen. Here is the recipe for a wonderful meat loaf and baked potato dinner.

Meat Loaf and Baked Potato dinner

2 pounds ground beef
2 eggs
2 teaspoons salt
1 cup ketchup
3/4 cup oatmeal
1 onion diced
1/2 teaspoon Pepper
3 garlic cloves crushed
6 baked potatoes, washed
Salt and pepper to taste

In a medium sized mixing bowl, combine all ingredients, except potatoes, and mix with hands, forming a loaf. Place in loaf pan and top with additional ketchup (1/2 cup) Place potatoes around loaf pan in the hot oven, directly on rack, then bake at 350 F for one hour. Serve a slice of meat loaf with the baked potato, adding butter, salt and pepper to taste. Serves 6

Refrigerate unused portions.

Meatloaf sliced thin also makes a great sandwich for lunch the next day.