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What temperature should my meatloaf reach to be fully cooked.

asked by Elaine Ruth over 4 years ago
4 answers 58181 views
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added over 4 years ago

130F with a rest (covered) should be hot enough.

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added over 4 years ago

Ground beef really should be cooked to 155 degrees.

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added 7 months ago

Ground beef needs to be cooked to a higher temperature than other beef. Firstly because of its higher fat consistency and closer texture (denser). Secondly because unlike an integral cut of meat, ground beef has been exposed to more bacteria.
If you take it slowly it will not be dry!

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added over 4 years ago

Same as with any beef recipe ... 125-130 will be medium rare, 150-165 will be well done.