This easy Sloppy Joe recipe is great for a busy schedule. Our chili seasoning helps create a flavorful Sloppy Joe recipe for your family to enjoy using ingredients in your pantry to create a homemade delight.
It is great to have a recipe that you can find the ingredients for, in your pantry and you do not have to visit the grocery store if you do not want to. Sloppy Joes are the recipe for this situation. While you could choose to go the easy route and buy canned Sloppy Joe mix, it is often tastier to create them from scratch. Our Sloppy Joe recipe uses our chili seasoning along with a few other ingredients to make a flavorful and savory treat for your taste buds.
Sloppy Joes are super easy to throw together if you are in a hurry to make dinner. You can even make them ahead of time and keep the Sloppy Joe filling heated in a slow cooker. Filled with flavor and deliciousness this classic recipe might bring back childhood memories or be an all-time favorite meal. Plus, if you are feeding a crowd this recipe can go a long way.
How to Make Easy Sloppy Joes
Now it is time to make this easy Sloppy Joe recipe. In a medium skillet brown 2 lbs of ground hamburger. If you like to use turkey burger or venison burger you can use it in this recipe as a substitute for a beef burger.
After the hamburger is browned add in ½ diced yellow onion. Cook until onion becomes soft. This helps add the flavor of the onion with the meat to season it.
Now add in 3 Tbs Chugwater Chili Seasoning (if you prefer less seasoning you can decrease the amount to 2 ½ to 2 Tbs of Chugwater Chili Seasoning or for more of a chili flavor add in extra chili seasoning) and stir into the meat to season it.
Now it is time to create the Sloppy Joe sauce by adding in a 15 oz tomato sauce, ½ cup ketchup, 1 Tsp yellow mustard, 2 Tbs brown sugar, 1 Tbs Worcestershire sauce, 1/3 cup water and mixing with the seasoned meat. You can salt and pepper to taste if you prefer.
Let the Sloppy Joe filling simmer for 15- 20 minutes and then you are ready to serve them.
How to Serve Sloppy Joes
Sloppy Joes are a great treat to serve for dinner or lunch. If you are serving them at a party or for a crowd you can transfer the Sloppy Joe mix to a slow cooker to keep warm. Try serving your Sloppy Joes with these fun side dishes.
- Seasoned Oven Fries
- Easy Chili Lime Pasta Salad
- Southwest Seasoned Brussel Sprouts
- Fruit Salad
- Garden Salad
- Potato Salad
- Egg Salad
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