Sloppy joes is one of those foods filled with nostalgia for your childhood. The countless school lunches of sloppy joes and tater tots comes to mind. Lately I was craving this delicious comfort food. I love making everything homemade because then I can alter the recipe to the taste buds of my picky family. Anyone else have that problem?
This sloppy joes recipe is slightly sweet and is great to pair with an tangy pickle! Try our homemade pickle recipe by clicking here! My husband also likes to sprinkle a little bit of shredded cheese on top!
What’s your favorite way to enjoy sloppy joes? Let me know in the comments below?
Sloppy Joes Recipe
1 lb Ground beef (for a healthier version use ground turkey or chicken)
2 Cloves of minced garlic
1/2 Red bell pepper diced
1 Tb olive oil
8 oz can of Tomato sauce
2 Tb Brown sugar
1 tsp ACV
1 tsp Onion powder
1 Tbs Garlic powder
2 Tbs Worcestershire sauce
1 tsp Black pepper
1/2 c Ketchup
2 tsp mustard
- In a deep frying pan heat up the olive oil then add the minced garlic and red pepper. Cook until fragrant then add the ground beef.
- In a bowl combine all the ingredients for the sauce and whisk together until fully incorporated.
- Once the beef is full cooked stir in the sauce, and let warm up.
- serve on toasted buns with the toppings of your choice and enjoy!