Laura's a very cool person I met through this meatcake nonsense, who sent me a photo of a fabulous April Fool's Day dinner, and then later made her own meatcake.
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"I do a cocoa rice krispie treat “meatloaf” for April Fools day, complete with green chewy jolly rancher green beans (nuke em for 5 seconds and then roll them out to make green beans). Vanilla ice cream “potatoes” with carmel “gravy” completes the l
I did it (finally!)!! It was kind of a "quick and dirty" version, but the kids went crazy!
"I use something similar to Alton Brown's meatloaf recipe (with lots of veggies and that cumin, honey, ketchup glaze) and it really stood up to the stacking! It looked just like a b-day cake when it was sliced! "
"Next time I'll get my piping bag and tips out and make it really look good. I was more concerned about the structure this time...but was pleasantly surprised! "
(I wish my mom did stuff that cool when I was a kid. Mannnnn! This is so happy.)