Meal Kit

Pork Meatloaf with Chipotle Queso Sauce

and cilantro lime corn on the cob

Prep & Cook Time: 30-40 min.

Cook Within: 5 days

Difficulty Level: Intermediate

Spice Level: Mild

Contains: Milk, Wheat, Soy

Calories Conscious
Carb Conscious
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Chipotle is smoked ripe jalapeños, not their own little pepper. (You learn something new everyday!) It's a versatile pepper, bringing a smoky, earthy yumminess to anything they touch, including the creamy cheese sauce here. The sauce covers the meatloaves with amazing goodness you'll be shocked you made yourself. Learn (and taste) something new here.

In Your Box (serves 2)

  • 2 Ears of Corn
  • 10 oz. Ground Pork
  • 1 Lime
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    1 oz. Shredded Mozzarella
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    1 oz. Light Cream Cheese
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    ⅗ oz. Butter
  • ¼ oz. Cilantro
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    2 Saltine Crackers
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    1 tsp. Chipotle Pesto
  • 2 tsp. Taco Seasoning

Due to our just-in-time sourcing model, we may have to send you a substitute ingredient. Not to worry! We make sure every ingredient sent to you meets our high quality standards. We’ll keep you informed should a switch occur, so please check the ingredient labels in your meal bag.

  • Nutrition (per serving)

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Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Olive Oil
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • Cooking Spray
  • 1 Baking Sheet
  • 1 Small Pot
  • 2 Mixing Bowls

Before You Cook

Cooking Guidelines

To ensure food safety, the FDA recommends the following as minimum internal cooking temperatures:

  • Steak and Pork 145° F (rest cooked meat, 3 minutes) |
  • Seafood 145° F |
  • Chicken 165° F |
  • Ground Beef 160° F |
  • Ground Turkey 165° F |
  • Ground Pork 160° F

Customize It Instructions

  • If using 20 oz. ground pork, follow same instructions as 10 oz. ground pork, forming four loaves and working in batches, if necessary.

  • If using ground beef, follow same instructions as ground pork in Steps 2 and 3, baking until beef reaches minimum internal temperature, 25-28 minutes.

  • If using ground turkey, follow same instructions as ground pork in Steps 2 and 3, baking until pork reaches minimum internal temperature, 30-35 minutes.

  1. 1

    Prepare the Ingredients

    Halve lime. Cut one half into wedges and juice the other half.

    Finely crush crackers into crumbs.

    Mince cilantro, leaves and stems.

  2. 2

    Prepare the Meatloaves

    Thoroughly combine ground pork, crushed crackers, taco seasoning, 1/4 tsp. salt, and 1/4 tsp. pepper in a mixing bowl.

    Form ground pork mixture into two equally-sized ovals, about 1 1/2-2"-thick.

    Place loaves on one side of prepared baking sheet.

  3. 3

    Roast the Meatloaves and Corn

    Peel husk off corn, if necessary.

    Add corn to empty side of baking sheet and top with 1 tsp. olive oil and 1/4 tsp. salt. Massage oil and salt into corn.

    Roast in hot oven until corn is tender and meatloaves reach a minimum internal temperature of 160 degrees, 18-20 minutes.

    While loaves and corn roast, continue recipe.

  4. 4

    Make the Cilantro Butter

    In another mixing bowl, combine softened butter, half the cilantro (reserve remaining for garnish), 1/2 tsp. lime juice, and a pinch of salt. Set aside.

  5. 5

    Make Sauce and Finish Dish

    Place a small pot over medium-high heat. Add 1/4 cup water, softened cream cheese, pesto (to taste), and a pinch of salt to hot pot. Bring to a simmer.

    Once simmering, stir constantly until smooth, 1-2 minutes.

    If too thick, add water, 1 Tbsp. at a time, until desired consistency is reached. Remove from burner and stir in mozzarella.

    Plate dish as pictured on front of card, slicing meatloaf if desired and topping with sauce and remaining cilantro. Slather corn with cilantro butter and squeeze lime wedges over to taste. Bon appétit!

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