Smoky Mini-Meat Loaves
olive oil cooking spray
1 small, finely chopped
4 oz, finely chopped
uncooked 93% lean ground turkey
canned chipotle peppers in adobo sauce
½ item(s), seeds removed, finely chopped
whole wheat breadcrumbs
1 large, lightly beaten
⅓ cup(s), divided
store-bought adobo sauce
- Preheat oven to 350°F. Coat an 8-cup muffin tin with cooking spray.
- Heat oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add onion; cook, stirring occasionally, until translucent, about 3 minutes. Add mushrooms; cook, stirring frequently, until vegetables are soft and pan is mostly dry, about 5 minutes. Set aside to cool.
- Place turkey, chipotle, breadcrumbs, milk, egg, chili powder, salt and 2 Tbsp barbecue sauce in a large mixing bowl; add onion mixture and combine thoroughly. Scoop 1/3 c turkey mixture into each muffin cup.
- In a small bowl, combine adobo sauce and remaining 3 Tbsp plus 1 tsp barbecue sauce; brush evenly over tops of meat loaves. Bake until a meat thermometer inserted in center of a meat loaf reaches 165°F, about 18-22 minutes.