Zesty Meat Loaf with Honey Hot Sauce

Perfect spicy, sweet twist to your standard meat loaf!

Servings: 6

Keywords: Ground Beef, Sausage, Simple, Hearty

  • Prep Time: 25 mins
  • Cook Time: 50 mins
  • Total Time: 1 hours 15 mins

Ingredients

Instructions

Ingredients

Meat Loaf

  • 1 lb ground beef or pork
  • 2 eggs

  • 1 ½ Tbsp oil
  • ½ onion
  • 1 pepper
  • 1 Tbsp minced garlic

  • ¼ cup ketchup
  • 1 Tbsp worcestershire sauce
  • 4 tsp hot sauce
  • ½ cup apples
  • ½ tsp cayenne pepper
  • ½ tsp salt and pepper

  • ⅓ cup milk
  • 1 cup bread crumbs

Honey Hot Sauce

  • ¼ cup ketchup
  • 1 Tbsp honey
  • 2 tsp hot sauce

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 400F and grease loaf pan.
  2. In a large bowl, mix the meat and eggs together with your hands. 
  3. In a skillet, sauté onion, peppers, and garlic in oil over medium heat till tender. 
  4. Lower heat and stir in ketchup, Worcestershire, hot sauce, cayenne and apples. Season with salt and pepper and simmer the flavors. Remove from heat and let cool.
  5. Stir in milk and stir in bread crumbs. 
  6. Mix pepper mixture and meat until combined.
  7. Mix honey sauce ingredients and spoon over loaf. 
  8. Bake for 50 minutes.