Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Homemade Sloppy Joes

  • 1 package of organic hamburg
  • 1 medium onion chopped
  • 1 shallot chopped
  • 2Tbs EVOO
  • 1/4 cup organic ketchup
  • 1 can of tomato paste
  • 1/2 cup of water
  • 1 Tbs brown sugar
  • 2 Tbs chili powder
  •  A dash of cumin
  • A few shakes of garlic powder
  • Dash of cinnamon 
  • sea salt/pepper to taste
Add chopped onion & shallot to a med-hot pan with EVOO {throw a little salt to soften quickly}
Add the burger once the onions/shallots become tender
 Cook until hamburg is not longer pink
Add the rest of the ingredients & warm through
stir until thickened
Serve on a bun if you're not afraid of carbs
I will never buy the canned crap again. =D


  1. Ohh Sloppy Joes are my favorite!! I always cheat and buy the canned stuff but I may have to try this. Or at least print it out and have the husband cook it! It looks so good, I kind of want some now haha.

  2. Yummy! I have a similar recipe that uses apple cider vinegar. But I may give this one a try and see which we like better :) thanks for sharing. Yeah homemade is way better than that canned stuff lol

  3. ia gree never buy the canned crap again!! especially when you can make it yourself, and you can make it much much better. i am a fan of homemade goodness!

  4. Hey girl! I saw where you commented on my Tervis Tumbler post :) I didn't see an email to message you back so I just decided to comment on here!

    I'm not sure how much it'd cost to ship but I'd guess between $5 and $10 with the priority shipping boxes. I'd make sure to ship it the cheapest way possible :)

    If you decide you want it just let me know and you can pay through Pay*Pal if you have an account. You can email me back at jamiegp3@gmail.com :)

  5. Oh my gosh, this looks so much better than the canned stuff! Btw, I noticed that you were a new follower (and saw your comment.. thanks!!) so I thought I would check out your blog... I love it! Instant follow for sure! I can't wait to see more!


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