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Classic Meatloaf with Homemade Ketchup Glaze

Beef Dishes

This Classic Meatloaf with Homemade Ketchup Glaze is a timeless comfort food that is both easy to make and full of flavor. The meatloaf is juicy and tender with a sweet and tangy ketchup glaze that will make your taste buds sing.


  • 2 lbs ground beef
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 1 cup breadcrumbs
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 2 tbsp Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp black pepper
  • 1/2 cup ketchup
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 2 tbsp apple cider vinegar


Preheat oven to 350°F (175°C).

In a large bowl, mix together the ground beef, chopped onion, breadcrumbs, eggs, milk, Worcestershire sauce, salt, and black pepper until well combined.

Press the meat mixture into a loaf pan, making sure to pack it tightly.

In a small bowl, whisk together the ketchup, brown sugar, and apple cider vinegar. Spread the glaze over the top of the meatloaf.

Bake for 1 hour, or until the internal temperature of the meatloaf reaches 160°F (71°C).

Remove from the oven and let rest for 5-10 minutes before slicing and serving.

Experience the ultimate comfort food with this Classic Meatloaf recipe. Topped with a homemade ketchup glaze, it’s the perfect balance of savory and sweet.