What Are Some Good Stove Top Meatloaf Recipes?

What Are Some Good Stove Top Meatloaf Recipes?

Meatloaf recipes that can be cooked on the stove top are an easy, alternative way to prepare meatloaf without using the oven. Stove top meatloaf takes about 30 minutes to prepare using the typical meatloaf ingredients of ground beef, milk, onion, oats and salt. To prepare stove top meatloaf, follow this recipe.

Prep time: 10 min.

Cook time: 20 min.

Ready in: 30 min.


  • 3 tbsp. 2-percent milk
  • 2 tbsp. quick-cooking oats
  • 1 tbsp. onion
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 lb. lean ground beef
  • 1/2 tsp. cornstarch
  • 1/2 cup Italian tomato sauce
  • 1/4 cup cold water

Step 1: Combine milk, oats, onion and salt and mix in the ground beef. Form into two loaves.

Step 2: In a hot, non-stick skillet, brown all sides of the two meatloaves. Drain the fat. Make the sauce by combining the cornstarch, the tomato sauce and the water in a saucepan, mixing it until smooth. Bring to a boil and pour over the meatloaves. Cover and cook on medium low heat until the meat is cooked, about 15 to 20 minutes.

The recipe can be doubled to make four loaves with additional cooking time. Seasoning and spices such as oregano, steak seasoning or other ingredients can be added. Melt provolone cheese on top if desired. One serving is this recipe equals 259 calories.