Sloppy Joes Sandwiches
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 30 min.
- 1 pound ground beef
- 1 cup ketchup
- 1/4 cup water
- 2 tablespoons brown sugar
- 2 teaspoons Worcestershire sauce
- 2 teaspoons prepared mustard
- 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
- 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 4 hamburger buns, split
- In a large skillet, cook beef over medium heat until no longer pink; drain. Stir in the ketchup, water, brown sugar, Worcestershire sauce, mustard, garlic powder, onion powder and salt. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 15-20 minutes. Serve on buns.
Nutrition Facts1 sandwich: 439 calories, 16g fat (6g saturated fat), 75mg cholesterol, 1360mg sodium, 46g carbohydrate (17g sugars, 2g fiber), 27g protein.
Jun 10, 2019
This recipe was fast and easy. I put a little less ketchup and used ground chicken instead of beef. Tasted good, in the future I'd maybe add some diced onions and garlic.
Jun 6, 2019
I've been sick a while, and had no energy for chopping anything like I usually do. I made it as is... Oh I did add a tiny bit of beefy onion mix. It is perfect. Just perfect! I can't wait till I feel better, and can chop all manner of yummy things to put in it!
Apr 28, 2018
The best sloppy Joes ever! I did add 1/4 c. chopped onion and 1/4 c. chopped green bell pepper and reduced the sugar. Love, love this!
Apr 21, 2018
This is a wonderful recipe.I usually use tomato sauce but this is so much better.I did use a small onion instead of the onion powder.
Nov 30, 2017
I wound up quadrupling this recipe because of the number of people eating, plus we wanted leftovers, and it turned out amazing! Even the two pickiest eaters I've ever come across had 2 & 3 sandwiches. The only 2 things I changed were I cut the salt down to 1/4 of what's listed (the original 1/2 tsp since I made so much), and added 1 tsp of ground pepper to cut down the sweetness a bit.Overall very easy to make and brought me back to the sloppy joes I had growing up.
Oct 23, 2017
Aug 8, 2017
Thanks for sharing this recipe. My old recipe calls for tomato soup, and since I had none, I looked here for a recipe that does not call for soup. This recipe worked out great. I did cut down on the brown sugar slightly. Also, I added diced onion to the meat when I browned it and omitted the onion powder. Thanks for the good recipe.
Jun 21, 2017
We were looking forward to eating this but were sadly disappointed. I'm glad that I read the reviews and cut the sugar in half. The vinegar in the ketchup overwhelmed the dish. If you love ketchup, you'll enjoy this recipe.
Apr 7, 2017
This was good but just not exactly what I was looking for. We did enjoy it and made as written.
Mar 26, 2017
Very tasty and easy to make. The sweetness and spice was just right.