Mini Stuffed Meat Loaves

Blogger Jessica Walker from Lil Miss Bossy shares a recipe for muffin-sized meat loaves. These foolproof mini meat loaves can be personalized with the toppings that you love, and they come together in 15 minutes! Learn to make this recipe with our how-to article.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 50 min
  • Servings 12

Meat Loaves

lb lean (at least 80%) ground beef
cup oats
cup chopped onion
teaspoon salt
teaspoon pepper
cup shredded cheese, any kind (3 oz)


cup barbecue sauce, pizza sauce or Old El Paso™ Thick ‘n Chunky salsa

  • 1 Heat oven to 375°F. Spray 12 regular-size muffin cups with cooking spray.
  • 2 In large bowl, mix ground beef, oats, onion, salt, pepper and egg with hands or spoon. Using 1/4-cup measuring cup, scoop beef mixture into each muffin cup; press into cup.
  • 3 Make indentation in center of mixture in each cup. Spoon 1 tablespoon cheese into each indentation. Top each with 1 tablespoon desired topping.
  • 4 Bake 35 minutes or until meat thermometer inserted in center of loaves reads 160ºF. Remove from muffin cups. If desired, top with additional topping before serving.

Expert Tips

Use any of the additional toppings and combine with your favorite kind of cheese to make your family’s favorite meat loaf!