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Homemade Sloppy Joes Recipe

Lil' Luna
Saucy and savory Homemade Sloppy Joes are delicious meat-loaded sandwiches. This recipe is quick and easy, perfect for feeding a crowd!
5 from 12 votes
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Servings 8 servings
Calories 397 kcal


  • 1 1/2 pounds ground round
  • 3/4 cup onion, diced
  • 3/4 cup green bell pepper, diced
  • 2 cloves minced garlic
  • 1 teaspoon seasoned salt
  • 1 8 ounce can tomato sauce
  • 1/2 cup ketchup
  • 1/2 cup barbecue sauce
  • 2 teaspoons apple cider vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons dijon mustard
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons chili sauce
  • 1/4 cup beef broth or water
  • 8 Buns


  • Place ground beef, onions, pepper, garlic, and seasoned salt in a large pot over medium-high heat. Cook and break up meat until it is browned. Drain off the fat and add the remaining ingredients.
  • Bring to a simmer, turn to low, cover, and cook for 20 minutes or until meat is tender and the sauce has thickened. Serve on buns.



Calories: 397kcalCarbohydrates: 49gProtein: 23gFat: 10gSaturated Fat: 3gCholesterol: 55mgSodium: 1039mgPotassium: 436mgFiber: 2gSugar: 17gVitamin A: 195IUVitamin C: 13.9mgCalcium: 34mgIron: 12.8mg
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