About Sam Zien

Sam Zien is a leading cooking personality with 15 Emmys for his regional TV show, three cookbooks (now 4), 12 Today Show appearances, 2 restaurants in San Diego, and now over 2.1 million YouTube subscribers. He lives in San Diego, California. @thecookingguy

A skillet filled with leftover meatloaf pasta sauce, with a pile of pasta on the side.

Leftover Meatloaf Pasta Sauce

Got meatloaf? Then you’ve also got the makings of a sumptuous pasta dish. Not really leftovers—more like a tomato-based glow-up.

A cooked meatloaf with spinach with four slices cut from it.

Meatloaf with Spinach

Not your everyday meatloaf for sure. Filled with spinach and glazed with a sweet-spicy, finger-licking glaze, this homemade meatloaf is anything but ho-hum.

Two halves of a leftover meatloaf sandwich stacked on top of each other and held together with a wooden skewer.

Leftover Meatloaf Sandwich

Leftover meatloaf like you’ve never imagined. Toasty, sweet, spicy, and satisfying. Sam the Cooking Guy takes those inevitable leftovers to another level.