Ground beef mixed with salsa and quick cooking oats, topped with cheese, are baked in a muffin tin to make these mini meatloaves.
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1lb.lean ground beef
9Tbsshredded cheddar cheese
Preheat oven to 400º.
In a medium bowl, add egg, salsa, chili powder and salt, whisking with a fork to combine. Stir in oats. Fold in ground beef gently until all ingredients are evenly incorporated into the beef.
Coat a muffin tin with nonstick spray. Divide ground beef mixture among 9 of the muffin tins, pressing the beef down slightly in the center.
Bake for 15 minutes, then remove and add a teaspoon of salsa to the center of each meatloaf, and top each with at tablespoon of cheddar cheese. Put meatloaves back into the oven for another 5 minutes, or until fully cooked.
Remove from oven and let cool 2-3 minutes, then remove mini meatloaves from muffin tin and serve!