Sloppy Joe

Serves: 8
Total Calories: 217


1 pound extra lean ground beef chuck
1/2 cup chopped celery
1/2 cup chopped green pepper
1/2 cup chopped onion
2 cups crushed tomatoes
1/2 teaspoon basil
1/2 teaspoon oregano
1 teaspoon sugar
1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
1/4 teaspoon chili powder
1/2 teaspoon Tabasco Hot Sauce
1 cup salted peanut (optional)
8 hamburger buns, split and toasted


Brown the beef in a large non-stick skillet, crumbling the meat with a fork. Drain all the fat. Add the celery, green pepper, onion, crushed tomatoes, basil, oregano, sugar, salt, chili powder and Tabasco and stir well.
Cover and simmer for 20 minutes, stirring occasionally.

If using the peanuts, stir in just before serving.

Fill each bun with ½ cup of the meat mixture.

Nutritional Facts:

Serves: 8
Total Calories: 217
Calories from Fat: 93

This Sloppy Joe recipe is from the The Happy Heart Cookbook Cookbook. Download this Cookbook today.

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