eddy asked in Food & DrinkCooking & Recipes · 9 years ago

how long do I cook a 3 lb meatloaf?

I will set the oven at 350 degrees. It will be placed on a cookie sheet uncovered. How long do I cook it.

4 Answers

  • Anonymous
    9 years ago
    Favourite answer

    About 1 hr 15 mins and then check it with a meat thermometer. Ground beef must be cooked until the internal temperature reaches a minimum of 160°F to ensure that dangerous bacteria are destroyed.

    That'll be 5-cents, please.

  • 9 years ago

    Some people say 15 minutes a pound i prefer 20 minutes a pound or one full hour plus .

    Cut it in half after 45 minutes see if it's bloody if it's not drying out go for the next 15 minutes then check it again after one hour.

    Then if it's still not drying out a bit and you like a real crisp brown outside give it the extra 10 or 15 minutes.

    You don't want the inside to be bloody.

  • Amber
    Lv 4
    9 years ago

    Hour and 15 mins

    Source(s): I have 6 kids and always make a 21/2-3 lb.meatloaf I do mine at 425 for an hour so hour and 15 should be good
  • F D
    Lv 6
    9 years ago

    1 hour covered and then

    15 min uncovered

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