Sloppy Joes

What You Need:

-Yellow Onion -Green Bell Pepper -Garlic -Olive Oil -Ground Beef -Tomato Sauce -Tomato Paste -Salt

-Apple Cider Vinegar -Brown Sugar -Dijon Mustard -Chili Powder -Worcestershire Sauce -Hamburger Buns


Chop the vegetables first, so they’re ready to go. Finely dice yellow onion and green bell pepper, and mince garlic.

Chop Vegetables


Add olive oil and ground beef to a large skillet. Cook over medium heat until the ground beef has browned. If you’re using a higher fat content ground beef, you’ll want to drain off the excess fat after it has browned.

Cook Beef


Add the onion, bell pepper, and garlic to the skillet and continue to sauté until the vegetables have softened.

Sauté Vegetables


Finally, add the ingredients for the sauce: tomato sauce, tomato paste, apple cider vinegar, brown sugar, Dijon mustard, chili powder, Worcestershire sauce, and salt.

Add Sauce Ingredients


Stir everything to combine and heat through. Let the meat and sauce simmer over medium-low for 5-10 minutes, or until it has thickened to your liking.

Stir and Simmer


Toast your buns in a skillet or in the oven, then pile the saucy meat mixture on top.

Add to Buns

Ready to Make it?