Sloppy Joes II

Sloppy Joes II


"This is the recipe my mother used for sloppy joes and it always gets compliments!"


40 m servings 189 cals
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Original recipe yields 6 servings



  • Calories:
  • 189 kcal
  • 9%
  • Fat:
  • 9.4 g
  • 14%
  • Carbs:
  • 11.2g
  • 4%
  • Protein:
  • 15.1 g
  • 30%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 50 mg
  • 17%
  • Sodium:
  • 416 mg
  • 17%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In a medium skillet over medium heat, brown the ground beef, onion, and green pepper; drain off liquids.
  2. Stir in the garlic powder, mustard, ketchup, and brown sugar; mix thoroughly. Reduce heat, and simmer for 30 minutes. Season with salt and pepper.
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  1. 5610 Ratings


Five stars and an A+. This is the perfect basic sloppy joes recipe. I won't be buying the canned stuff anymore. We like ours just a little stickier so added 1/2 cup water and a tablespoon of qui...

Best sloppy joes ever! My boyfriend absolutely loved it...instead of 3/4 cup of ketchup I only used 1/2 and replaced the other 1/4 with barbecue sauce. It turned out perfect..not too ketchupy or...

I browned the ground beef, onion and green pepper. I then put the remaining ingredients into a crock pot and cooked on low for about 3-4 hours. This recipe was really simple & delicious.

This is wonderful! My family loves this when I slice the top off hogie buns, hollow out the shell, stuff with the hot Sloppy Joe meat, top with cheese and broil until the cheese melts. Save the...

Much better than Manwich and SO easy! The best thing is it's made with ingredients I always have in the house and it's not a hundred ingredients either so it's fast to make. I always make more...

Absolutely delicious. This is the perfect recipe for sloppy joes in my opinion. People complain about the reviews being overrated because this isn't all jazzed-up into something special. Well wh...

Our family loves this recipe (I make it a lot). I have to double it for my family of five (makes great leftovers, if there are any). I also add 2-3 tsp of white vinegar, a tsp of Worcestershire ...

This went over big at the fire station. Adjusted the recipe for ten and barely fed 8!! To make the sauce a little "sloppier" instead of addind more ketchuo, I added chicken gumbo soup.

this was so simple and just plain tasty. good recipe for good old fashion sloppy joe.