Bacon-Wrapped Meatloaf with Prunes and Mozzarella


  • 1 1/2 lbs ground beef
  • 1 cup rolled oats or quick oats
  • 2 garlic cloves
  • 1 cup onion
  • 2 eggs
  • 2-3 slices pizza mozzarella cheese
  • 7 dried prunes
  • 18 slices of bacon
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp black pepper
  • Small dice 3 of the dried prunes.
  • Add all the ingredients except cheese and the remaining four whole prunes. Mix well and shape like a ball.
  • Lay out a parchment paper or plastic wrap on a clean flat surface
  • Press the meatloaf mix on the parchment paper into a rectangle of around 8” X 7” with even thickness of around 1”.
  • Place cheese slices side-by-side on the meat, close to the side in front of you. Add whole prunes side-by-side on top of the cheese.
  • Fold the meat carefully and tightly around the long edge. With the help of the parchment paper or plastic wrap, form a loaf around 9” long.
  • Unfold the parchment paper. Slide the meat log to the closer part of the parchment paper.
  • Lay the bacon slices tightly so that they are slightly overlapping side-by-side on the paper above the meat log.
  • Place the meat log on top of the closer end of the bacons. Wrap the bacons tightly around the log.
  • Place the meatloaf on the cooking pan with parchment paper in the oven.
  • Insert the temperature probe horizontally to the thickest part of the meatloaf. Try to keep tip of the probe in the meat, not the prunes or cheese.
  • Place the tray to the roast level in the oven.
  • Open the cap on the jack located on the right side of the internal chamber. Insert the probe end into the oven jack
  • Close the door. Select Bake. Probe will be visible on the left-hand side of the control panel with a line underneath indicating it can be set.
  • Set the probe temperature to 175°F.
  • Touch Oven and set the oven temperature to 340°F.
  • Touch START.
  • Touch probe heading again during cooking to monitor the current internal temperature of the food vs. the target internal temperature of the food.
  • The program will automatically end when the internal temperature of the meatloaf reaches to the set degree, depending on the size of the food.
  • When the program ends, take meatloaf out. Let it rest for 10 minutes before slicing.
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