makes 4 servings


1 pound lean ground beef

1/2 cup your favorite barbecue sauce

1/2 cup dry bread crumbs

1 egg, lightly beaten

1 1/4 cups water

3/4 cups milk

2 Tbsp butter

1/2 tsp salt

1 1/2 cups instant mashed potatoes

3 oz cream cheese, cubed

2 Kraft singles, or American cheese singles


heat oven to 375 degrees.  mix meat, barbecue sauce, bread crumbs and egg.  shape into loaf in 12 x 8 inch baking dish.

bake 55 minutes.  meanwhile, bring water to boil in medium saucepan.  add milk, butter and salt; stir in potato flakes.  add cream cheese; stir until completely melted.

spread potato mixture over meatloaf; top with singles.  bake an additional 5 minutes or until cheese begin to melt!!