Blogs

DeAnna Lee




Look What I Did with the Crunchy Green Bean Chips

It's meatloaf night at the DeeLee house!  BUT, I got home and realized I didn't have any bread crumbs!  Sooooo...I took the Crunchy Green Bean snack I told you about earlier and crushed them up.  They worked perfectly as a replacement for bread crumbs, and I know it's all healthy too! 



Then, I realized I didn't have any tomato paste.  So, I went searching through the fridge and found homemade apple butter!  Perfect!  It will act as a thickening agent!  



DeeLee's Meatloaf Recipe
 
1 lb. extra lean ground beef 
1/4 onion
4 cloves garlic
1 apple 
1 handful fresh parsley 
1 egg
2 tbs. Worcestershire sauce
4 tbs. beef stock
1 tbs. homemade apple butter 
1 tbs. thyme 
1 cup ground Crunchy Green Bean snack (replacement for bread crumbs)
salt and pepper

Saute onion, apple, and garlic until tender.  Add thyme, worcestershire, beef stock and let reduce for 1 minute.  Then, add homemade apple butter.  

Add sauted mixture to large bowl with ground beef, egg, ground green beans, fresh parsley, salt and pepper.  Combine all ingredients, then form into a loaf on a large baking sheet. 

Bake 350 and hour.  In the last 15 minutes, add topping.  Recipe below: 

Meatloaf topping: 

2 tbs. ketchup
1/2 tbs. sirachi (I like it HOT! You can skip and just add more ketchup.) 
1 tbs. honey
couple dashes of Worcestershire sauce 




Tags :  
Topics : Hospitality_Recreation
Social :




 
01/22/2013 7:54PM
Look What I Did with the Crunchy Green Bean Chips
Please Enter Your Comments Below
Title :
Comment :
advertise with us
Blog Archives
Recent Blog Posts
What are You Kidding Me July 31, 2015
Out of England … A Step Up A guy in Manchester, England called the cops around 11:30 Tuesday night, when he noticed a guy setting up a LADDER outside his apartment, leading to one of his windows. So he reported it as a possible burglary...
Read More
Crown of Clowns for July 30, 2015
Today's Crown of Clowns goes to one Kylie Mullane! Kylie is in a little trouble because she just slapped the crap out of her 18 year-old daughter Ashley. And yes Ashley is the one who called the cops after she got the backhand from mommy dearest. But...
Read More
What are You Kidding Me for July 29, 2015
Out of Ohio … Kissing Cousins A TV station in Youngstown sent a reporter to check out a fire that started in a garage and spread to two houses. The garage belonged to a woman named Heather who was willing to talk on camera. And the...
Read More
Crown of Clowns for July 29, 2015
Today's Crown of Clowns goes to…well…a clown. Seriously, a clown was recently sighted in a Chicago cemetery late at night. The clown apparently stood in front of the cemetery waiting to be illuminated by the headlights of a passing car....
Read More
What's Ellen Tailor Wearing Today - July 29, 2015
Check out the photobomb by our boss Big Daddy Dave. There's a reason he's hanging in Satan's hallway at sister station KISW. ;) Just kidding! Denim Vest - Old Navy Tank - Target Black Denim - Express Boots - These babies are old. I...
Read More
Blog Categories