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Wonderful Meatloaf

Ground beef is mixed with cooked rice, onion, brown sugar and ketchup, then baked in a loaf pan for 30 minutes. It is topped with additional ketchup and baked for 15 minutes more.

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).

2. In a large bowl, combine the beef, rice, brown sugar, onion and 1 tablespoon ketchup. Mix well and place in a 5x9 inch loaf pan.

3. Bake at 350 ...

Meatballs

Meatballs

Published in Meat

This meatball recipe is sure to impress family and friends. You can scoop them out with a spoon, roll them in my hands, and bake n the over a foil-lined cookie sheet. This way, they brown nicely, excess fat is drained off, and they can go right into sauce. You can also freeze these after rolling and cook when you need to.

preheat oven to 350 degrees
mix all ingredients thoroughly
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Easy Grilled Cheese

Grilled cheese is a diverse sandwich for any occasion. It can be made with virtually any type of cheese; it is also great as an entree or accompanied with soup. This simple recipe can be easily modified to your preference. Just be careful to use a low-flame so you don’t burn the bread.

1. Heat a small skillet to medium.
2. Using a butter knife, spread half of mayonnaise (or butter,...

Portobello Mushroom Burger

Whether or not you are a vegetarian, this portobello mushroom burger is a keeper! The portobello is often called the "steak" of mushrooms, and after making this recipe you will know why. The key to this recipe is the grilling so that it has that authentic grilled taste.

1. Place the mushroom caps, smooth side up, in a shallow dish. In a small bowl, whisk together vinegar, oil...

Hummus

Hummus

Published in Appetizers

This unique recipe for hummus is an easy and quick dip that is a healthy snack. You might want to substitute cumin for the black pepper. This will make it less spicy, but the cumin still adds a complex flavor. Try this on cucumber slices, crackers, or chips!

1. In a blender, chop the garlic. Pour garbanzo beans into blender, reserving about a tablespoon for garnish. Place lemon juice, t...