meatloaf

Retro recipes revisited: Football meatloaf

There are so many recipes for appetizers to serve at game day football parties — but what about the main course? You can score with this old-fashioned football meatloaf, inspired by two vintage recipes!

Baked meat loaf dumpling recipe (1950)
Baked meatloaf dumplings recipe (1950)

Eyes sparkle, mouths water — it’s love at first bite for these dumplings! Each savory, spicy meatloaf dumpling has ground beef nestled in pastry that’s flaky and tender and light as a cloud.

Cheese-filled meatloaf (1964)

Cheese-filled meatloaf recipe Pour in Hunt’sauce and you pour in a pound of whole, ripe tomatoes simmered to a thick, smooth sauce — spiced just

One of the original football meatloaf recipes (from 1955)
Football meatloaf recipes (1955 & 1967)

“High school and college crowds aren’t the only ones sure to get excited over this wonderful-tasting and novel treat!” Here are two vintage football-shaped meatloaf recipes to try.