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Red Pepper Meat Loaf

This recipe is a nice substitute for the usual beef meat loaf. It's plenty moist and so flavorful with the sweet red pepper. Leftovers are great for sandwiches the next day.
  • Total Time
    Prep: 10 min. Bake: 40 min.
  • Makes
    4 servings


  • 2 tablespoons beaten egg
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons 2% milk
  • 3/4 cup coarsely crumbled cornbread
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped sweet red pepper
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped onion
  • Dash dried basil
  • 1/2 pound ground pork
  • 1/2 pound ground turkey
  • 2 tablespoons barbecue sauce


  • In a small bowl, combine the first 6 ingredients. Crumble pork and turkey over mixture and mix well. Shape into a loaf and place in a greased 8-in. square baking dish. Drizzle with barbecue sauce.
  • Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 40-45 minutes or until a thermometer reads 165°.
Nutrition Facts
1 slice: 299 calories, 18g fat (6g saturated fat), 109mg cholesterol, 291mg sodium, 11g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 1g fiber), 22g protein.

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