1½ pounds lean ground beef or ground turkey
1 cup cracker crumbs
1 cup (240 grams) ketchup
2 eggs beaten
2 tablespoons chopped green pepper
1¼ teaspoons salt
1 medium bay leaf crushed
dash of marjoram and thyme
6 slices light cheese (or regular)
Pre- heat oven to 350° (180° celsius)
Combine all the ingredients together, combine well.
Add half the meat mixture into a shallow baking dish, top with 3 slices of cheese and top with the other half of meat mixture.
Bake approximately 1 hour. After the 40-45 minute baking time, remove from oven and top with the remaining 3 slices of cheese, return to oven to finish baking. Enjoy!
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Nutritional Information (using ground turkey)
Calories 300 Sodium 620 mg
Total Fat 13 g Potassium 0 mg
Saturated 6 g Total Carbs 19 g
Polyunsaturated 0 g Dietary Fiber 1 g
Monounsaturated 0 g Sugars 10 g
Trans 0 g Protein 24 g
Cholesterol 95 mg
Vitamin A 0% Calcium 0%
Vitamin C 0% Iron 0%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.