Coal Miner’s Meatloaf

Coal Miner’s Meatloaf
Preparation time: 10 minutes Cooking time: 90 minutes Easy - for beginners Serves: 4-6


This is a recipe I stole from Loretta Lynn


  • 2 # Ground Beef
  • 1 Small Onion (finally chopped)
  • 2 Eggs (beaten)
  • 1 Sleeve of Saltines (finally crushed)
  • 1 Teaspoon Garlic Powder
  • 1 Teaspoon Italian Seasoning
  • 1 Cup Ketchup
  • 1/2 Cup Brown Sugar (firmly packed)


Preheat oven to 350 . Mix beef, onion, egg, crackers, garlic powder and Italian seasoning. Shape mixture into loaf and place in loaf pan. Bake for 1 hour. In a small bowl combine the ketchup and brown sugar. Pour over meatloaf and bake an additional 30 minutes.

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