Grilled Meat-Loaf Patties

Grilled Meat-Loaf Patties

Down-home meat loaf goes uptown. Lean ground beef patties are wrapped in bacon and grilled, so there's no need to heat the oven.

Prep Time

55

Minutes

Total Time

55

Minutes

Makes

6

servings

1/2
cup ketchup
1
tablespoon honey
1
teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
1
teaspoon garlic salt
1
teaspoon pepper
1
egg
1
small onion, finely chopped (1/4 cup)
3/4
cup Progresso® plain bread crumbs
1 1/2
lb lean (at least 80%) ground beef
6
slices bacon
6
slices crusty white bread, if desired
  1. Heat gas or charcoal grill for indirect cooking as directed by manufacturer.
  2. In small bowl, mix 1/4 cup of the ketchup and the honey; set aside. In large bowl, mix remaining 1/4 cup ketchup, the Worcestershire sauce, garlic salt, pepper and egg. Stir in onion and bread crumbs. Stir in beef until well mixed.
  3. Shape beef mixture into 6 patties, 3/4 inch thick and about 3 1/2 inches in diameter. Wrap 1 slice bacon around each patty; secure with toothpick.
  4. Carefully spray grill rack with cooking spray. Place patties on unheated side of two-burner gas grill or over drip pan on charcoal grill (medium heat). (If using one-burner gas grill, cook over low heat.) Cover grill; cook 20 to 25 minutes or until slightly pink in center. Using spatula, turn patties over. Brush with ketchup mixture. Cover grill; cook 5 to 8 minutes longer or until meat thermometer inserted in center of patties reads 160┬░F and bacon is crisp. Serve on bread.
Makes 6 servings
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
These patties taste great on their own, but you may want to try serving them between bread slices as a sandwich.
Tip
If you spray your measuring tablespoon with cooking spray, the honey won't stick to the spoon.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 340
    • (Calories from Fat 160),
  • Total Fat 18g
    • (Saturated Fat 6g,
    • Trans Fat 1g),
  • Cholesterol 115mg;
  • Sodium 750mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 20g
    • (Dietary Fiber 1g,
    • Sugars 9g),
  • Protein 26g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1/2 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 1 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 0 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 0 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 1;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.