homemade sloppy joes

Homemade Sloppy Joe’s

Homemade Sloppy Joe’s Recipe

I made Homemade Sloppy Joe’s for the very first time, proving wrong my misperception that were unhealthy.  By using fresh ingredients like red, orange and yellow bell peppers along with fresh celery and lean ground beef, my conscious was clear as I served up this family dinner classic that takes only minutes to prepare.

Homemade Sloppy Joes

Homemade Sloppy Joes made with fresh bell peppers, celery and onions


  1. ground beef- 1- 1 1/2 lbs
  2. red, orange & yellow bell peppers- 1 each, deseeded and diced fine

    fresh red orange and yellow bell peppers

    Fresh Red, Orange & Yellow Bell Peppers

  3. onion- 1 large, peeled and minced
  4. celery- 2 stalks, diced fine
  5. chili sauce- 12 oz.
  6. hamburger buns


  1. salt & pepper
  2. worcestershire sauce- 4 tbspns


  1. Brown meat and season with salt & pepper
  2. I only used half of the diced bell peppers and onions, storing half for tomorrow dinner recipe from The Organized Cook Weekly Meal Plan System
  3. Add bell pepper, minced onion and diced celery to ground beef and cook until tender, approximately 2 minutes

    half of chopped bell peppers, onion and celery are stored for use later on in the week

  4. Add chili sauce and Worcestershire sauce and cook until hot, approximately 2 more minutes
  5. Serve on buns

    homemade sloppy joes recipe

    use lean ground beef


homemade sloppy joes

Homemade Sloppy Joes


Homemade Sloppy Joes are delicious served with these simple and healthy side dishes:


Homemade Sweet Potato Fries:

sweet potato fries recipe

Homemade Sweet Potato Fries


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