My Cart

Close

Sous vide Italian meat loaf with provolone

Posted on April 20 2016

meatloaf 

Meatloaf is a classic American meal. But sometimes it can be tricky to get that perfect, tender end product without drying out the meat. Luckily, cooking sous vide is easy and nearly foolproof. It may take a little longer, but the result is a great-tasting meatloaf. Here's one Italian take on a classic American recipe:

Italian meatloaf with provolone cheese

Start to finish: 3 hours (10 minute prep)

Servings: 8

Ingredients

  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1 pound Italian sausage
  • 1/2 onion (finely chopped)
  • 1 teaspoon oregano
  • 1/4 cup fresh basil (chopped)
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/4 cup seasoned breadcrumbs
  • 3 ounces grated Parmesan cheese
  • Salt and pepper (to taste)
  • 2.5 ounces sliced provolone cheese
  • 1 can tomato sauce (8 ounces)

Instructions

  1. Preheat water to 140 degrees Fahrenheit.
  2. Mix beef, sausage, onion, oregano, basil, eggs, breadcrumbs, Parmesan cheese, salt and pepper together. Make sure all of the ingredients are combined evenly.
  3. Shape your mixture into two loaves. Seal in two separate FoodVacBags vacuum sealer bags. Place in the hot water for three hours.
  4. As you approach the end of the three hours in hot water, preheat the oven to 450 degrees Fahrenheit. Remove the meatloaf from the bags. Top each with equal amounts of tomato sauce and provolone cheese. Place on the top rack of the oven on a layer of foil and heat until cheese is melted (about five minutes).
  5. Remove the loaves from the oven. Let them cool for about five minutes. Serve with pasta.

Related Posts

3 Important Details to Write on Your Vacuum Seal Bags
3 Important Details to Write on Your Vacuum Seal Bags
If you love to vacuum seal but hate to wonder about the contents or date, we've got the best solution for you!
Read More
Corned Beef & Cabbage Recipe Using Instant Pot
Corned Beef & Cabbage Recipe Using Instant Pot
What's more perfect than a traditional Irish recipe of Corned Beef and Cabbage? Use an Instant Pot to make it tender and
Read More
101 Items You Didn't Know You Could Vacuum Seal
101 Items You Didn't Know You Could Vacuum Seal
Did you know that vacuum sealing can be used for more than saving meat and cheese? You are going to find many new ways t
Read More

0 comments

Leave a comment

All blog comments are checked prior to publishing