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Sloppy Joes

These hearty, messy, delicious classic homemade sloppy joes are the perfect weeknight dinner recipe your family will love, all ready in less than 30 minutes!
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 25 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Servings 4
Calories 417 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • ½ cup finely chopped onion
  • 8 ounces tomato sauce
  • ½ cup ketchup
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar more to taste
  • 1 tablespoon prepared mustard
  • 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 tablespoon white vinegar
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ¼ teaspoon pepper
  • ½ teaspoon garlic powder
  • ½ teaspoon onion powder
  • Softened butter to toast the hamburger buns 1-2 tablespoons
  • Hamburger buns

Instructions
 

  • Brown the ground beef in a large skillet, drain the extra grease and remove the ground beef and set aside.
  • In that same skillet add the 2 tablespoons of butter and melt over medium high heat and add the onions and saute until transparent, about 3 minutes.
  • Stir in all remaining ingredients. Bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer 5 to 7 minutes. Watch for bubbling and splattering tomato sauce!
  • Add the ground beef to the sauce in the skillet and stir together and cook until all is reheated.
  • Butter the inside of the buns and toast them on a griddle pan.
  • Spoon the meat mixture on to the prepared buns and enjoy.

Nutrition

Calories: 417kcalCarbohydrates: 18gProtein: 21gFat: 29gSaturated Fat: 12gTrans Fat: 2gCholesterol: 96mgSodium: 1114mgPotassium: 705mgFiber: 2gSugar: 14gVitamin A: 585IUVitamin C: 8mgCalcium: 55mgIron: 4mg