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Easy Turkey Sloppy Joes Recipe

Easy Turkey Sloppy Joes Recipe

Letting all the flavors combine in the slow cooker is the key to these mildly sweet sloppy joes. This recipe is sure to be a keeper, and since it calls for turkey, you can feel good about serving it to your family. —Lisa Ann DiNunzio, Vineland, New Jersey
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. Cook: 4 hours YIELD:10 servings

Ingredients

  • 2 pounds lean ground turkey
  • 1 medium onion, finely chopped
  • 1 small green pepper, chopped
  • 2 cans (8 ounces each) no-salt-added tomato sauce
  • 1 cup water
  • 2 envelopes sloppy joe mix
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 10 hamburger buns, split

Directions

  • 1. In a large nonstick skillet coated with cooking spray, cook the turkey, onion and pepper over medium heat until meat is no longer pink; drain. Transfer to a 3-qt. slow cooker.
  • 2. Stir in the tomato sauce, water, sloppy joe mix and brown sugar. Cover and cook on low for 4-5 hours or until flavors are blended. Spoon 1/2 cup onto each bun. Yield: 10 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 sandwich equals 304 calories, 9 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 72 mg cholesterol, 870 mg sodium, 33 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 20 g protein.