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A side view of a platter of 4 finished Sloppy Joes.

Homemade Sloppy Joes

  • Author: Julianne Bayer
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 30 minutes
  • Yield: 4-6 sandwiches

Description

Homemade Sloppy Joes are loaded with tender ground beef and gooey cheddar for a comforting meal that the whole family can enjoy. Plus, these hearty sandwiches come together in just 30 minutes!

Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 cup yellow onion, diced
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • ½ green pepper, diced
  • 1 pound ground hamburger meat
  • 1 cup ketchup
  • 2 tablespoons light brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon worcestershire sauce
  • 2 teaspoons yellow mustard
  • 2 teaspoons smoked paprika
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon pepper
  • ½ cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • Hamburger buns

Instructions

  1. In a large skillet, heat the olive oil over medium, heat. Add the onion, garlic, and green pepper and cook for 2 minutes until fragrant. Then add the hamburger and cook until it’sno longer pink.
  2. In a small bowl combine the ketchup, brown sugar, Worcestershire sauce, mustard, salt, pepper and smoked paprika. Pour over the hamburger and stir to combine. Then add the cheese and stir.
  3. Serve immediately. You can toast the hamburger buns or just add the sloppy joes to the bread.
Nutrition Information:
1 burger
390
19.3g
992mg
10.6g
47.8g
2.7g
19.8g
56.6mg
  • Category: Dinner
  • Method: Cooked
  • Cuisine: American

Keywords: how to make sloppy joes, homemade sloppy joes sauce, manwiches