Make your own Meatloaf seasoning mix to have on hand for a quick throw-together weeknight meal or as a lovely addition to a gift basket for someone you care about.
2 tsp. dried mustard
2 tsp. paprika
3/4 tsp. salt
1 1/4 tsp. dried thyme
1 1/2 tsp. basil
1 tsp. black pepper
1 tsp. garlic powder
1 tsp. onion powder
Combine all the spices and seal in ziploc or vacuum seal bag (or jar), seal & shake to combine. This makes 1 Mix.
To Prepare a Meatloaf, You’ll Need:
1 package Meat Loaf Seasoning Mix
2 pounds ground beef or ground turkey or venison
1/2 cup milk
2 slices bread, finely crumbled or 1/4 cup dry bread crumbs, 1/2 cup BBQ Sauce
Combine the Seasoning Mix, lean ground beef or turkey or venison, eggs, milk and bread crumbs in large bowl, Shape into a loaf and place into a 9×5-inch loaf pan. Spread ketchup or BBQ sauce over top of loaf, if desired.
Bake at 375F for about 1 hour or until cooked through.
Some folks like Sage in their Meatloaf, you could always add 1/2- 3/4 tsp Ground Sage to the seasoning mix as well.
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