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Italian Meat Loaves In Squash Bowls

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Ingredients
  Acorn squashes 3 Medium
  Melted butter/Melted margarine 2 Tablespoon
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste
  Ground beef 1 1⁄2 Pound
  Soft bread crumbs 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs) (From 3 Slices)
  Egg 1
  Catsup 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Oregano leaf 1 Teaspoon, crumbled
  Grated parmesan cheese 2 Tablespoon
Directions

GETTING READY
1) Preheat oven to 375°F before baking.

MAKING
2) Cut squashes into half and then remove seeds, but do not peel.
3) Apply melted butter or margarine in the hollows and season lightly with salt and pepper.
4) In a medium-size bowl, mix together ground beef, bread crumbs, egg, catsup, salt, and oregano.
5) Divide the mixture evenly so as to stuff squash halves, mounding them well.
6) Top with cheese and place the squashes upright in a shallow baking pan.
7) Uncover and bake for 45 minutes in preheated oven.
8) Wrap with a foil and again bake for 1 more hour until squashes are soft.

SERVING
9) Serve hot.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
Italian
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Baked
Ingredient: 
Beef
Interest: 
Everyday
Preparation Time: 
30 Minutes
Cook Time: 
120 Minutes
Ready In: 
150 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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