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Something Special Meat Loaf

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Ingredients
  Fresh mushrooms 3⁄4 Pound, divided
  Ground chuck 1 1⁄2 Pound
  Soft bread crumbs 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Catsup 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Eggs 2 , lightly beaten
  Salt 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Butter/Margarine 2 Tablespoon
Directions

Wipe mushrooms with a damp paper towel and trim stem ends.
Reserve 10 whole mushrooms.
Finely chop remaining mushrooms.
Place in a large bowl and stir in ground beef, crumbs, catsup, eggs, salt, and pepper.
Stir lightly.
Shape half the meat mixture into an oval about 1-inch thick in a flat baking dish.
Press 5 of the reserved mushrooms down in the center of the meat.
Cover with remaining meat and pat into an oval shape.
Cover with waxed paper.
Microwave at HIGH 7 minutes.
Rotate dish 1/4 turn.
Microwave at HIGH 6 to 8 minutes.
Let stand, covered, while preparing Topping.
Slice remaining mushrooms.
Place in a 2-cup glass measure with butter.
Microwave at HIGH 1 to 2 minutes.
To serve, place meat loaf on serving platter.
Spoon Topping over meat loaf and garnish with mushroom slices that have been cooked in butter.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Course: 
Side Dish
Method: 
Microwaving
Ingredient: 
Mushroom

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