- STEP 1
Heat the oven to 180C/350F/Gas4.
- STEP 2
Place all the ingredients (apart from your choice of ingredient to line the tin) in a large mixing bowl and mix thoroughly - it s best to use your hands here.
- STEP 3
Transfer the mix to a lightly greased 900g/2lb loaf tin and pat down until level. If lining the with streaky bacon (leave it hanging over the edge of the loaf tin) fill with the meat mixture and the bring the flaps of bacon over to partly cover the loaf and cook!.
- STEP 4
Cover the top of the mixture with an oiled piece of greaseproof paper or baking foil.
- STEP 5
Bake in the oven for 1 hour 30 minutes or until the meatloaf is cooked through. (Remove the paper 15 minutes before the end of cooking).
- STEP 6
Serve with mashed potatoes or new potatoes & veg.