Apple Butter Meat Loaf

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  • 1 large egg
  • 1/3 cup plain dry bread crumbs
  • 1/4 cup yellow onion (coarsely grated)
  • 1/4 cup Smucker’s® Cider Apple Butter
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 2 teaspoons minced garlic
  • 2 teaspoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 2 pounds meat loaf mixture (or lean ground beef)
  • 1/4 cup Smucker’s® Cider Apple Butter
  • 1/4 cup ketchup
  • 1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar
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    1. HEAT oven to 375°F.
    2. WHISK egg in large bowl. Stir in bread crumbs, onion, apple butter, milk, garlic, Worcestershire, salt and pepper until blended. Crumble meat into same bowl. Stir gently until blended.
    3. SHAPE meat mixture into a loaf. Place in 9 x 5-inch loaf pan. Bake 45 minutes.
    4. STIR apple butter, ketchup and vinegar in small bowl until blended.
    5. DRAIN fat off meat loaf, if necessary. Spread glaze over meat loaf. Bake an additional 15 minutes or until internal temperature reads at least 160°F. Let stand 5 minutes before slicing.
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    NutritionView More

    Sodium26% DV630mg
    Fat28% DV18g
    Protein45% DV23g
    Carbs4% DV11g
    Fiber2% DV<1g
    Calories300Calories from Fat160
    Total Fat18g28%
    Saturated Fat7g35%
    Trans Fat1g
    Calories from Fat160
    Total Carbohydrate11g4%
    Dietary Fiber<1g2%
    Vitamin A2%
    Vitamin C4%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


    Kenneth P. a month ago
    excellent meatloaf! made it a second time into hamburger patties and grilled over lump charcoal...unbelievably good!
    Ball 2 months ago
    This was delicious. Used dried onions and no salt. That was the only change. Will definitely make again.
    Ivis 4 months ago
    Our family loved it! Our new favorite. They now want me to make it at a party. I did change out the plain bread crumbs for seasoned stuffing which adds much more taste and keeps the meat moist.
    Jack phair 4 months ago
    Hearty and sweet. Our two young boys ate it up with no complaints. The wife and I substituted ground turkey for beef. We paired it with french cut green beans and mash taters. I have to say it was juicy and delicious.
    Bitchen Kitchen 5 months ago
    Turned out great ! My meatloaf lover inhaled it! It is a bit sweeter than we like though we added plain ketchup and it toned down the sweet. I have already had a request for remaking this so next time I think I will use twice as much ketchup and 1/2 the amount of apple butter in the glaze and just maybe a tad more apple cider vinegar to quell the sweetness a bit. But I am so glad I tried this because all in all it’s a super easy recipe that takes no time at all! It’s delicious! Made it in the warmer weather so served it with pasta salad. Can hardly wait to try a potato side dish! Thank you!
    Allison V. 5 months ago
    made it and was approved by all. but was disappointed that there was nothing left... def be doubling the recipe for leftovers :)
    omg it was so good my family tore it up
    Molly A. 6 months ago
    Made my own apple butter and it was fabulous!
    Mary Ayers 6 months ago
    easy to make tastes is good
    Vasquez 6 months ago
    Everyone loved it! Including my 8yr old picky child.
    Larry G. 6 months ago
    great, easy to make and delicious
    MomWifeLife 6 months ago
    Best meatloaf I have ever had!!! Super easy to make!! Will definitely be making this again! If you like apple butter you will definitely love this! The sweet with this meat is a nice change!! 🤤🤤🤤
    Terri Jarvis 6 months ago
    A pleasant change from my standard meatloaf. Very moist and tasty.
    Creg Dieziger 6 months ago
    It is worth making again.
    Sadie Moore 7 months ago
    My daughter is a picky eater so I thought she might not like the change. She loved it! 7 months ago
    This was my first recipe from this app, and it came out delicious! loved my meatloaf. 👍 excited to make my next dish....