Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Easy Hearty Sloppy Joe's

In my house, we try to get creative for weeknight dinners to try and keep it interesting. When we know we're making something yummy, we're less inclined to crave easy takeout. Once again, this is a great recipe to hide veggies in for those picky vegetable eaters I know a lot of us have in our home. While Ive tried some finely diced red and green bell pepper and a couple of other veggies, I've been wanting to add in some fresh corn! Now before I make myself any more hungry right before we're ready for dinner, I'm going to get this typed up for you and your families.

Hearty Weeknight Sloppy Joe's
Makes 4 filled sandwiches
1 tbsp Vegetable Oil
1 small Onion, chopped
1 lbs. Ground Beef
1/2 lbs. Ground Turkey (optional)
3 tbsp Tomato Paste
1/2 cup BBQ Sauce
1/4 cup Ketchup
2 tbsp Worcestershire Sauce
2 tbsp Soy Sauce
Any Add in Veggies
Salt & Pepper
Sandwich Rolls
1. Heat Oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add onions and cook, stirring till they turn translucent. Add beef and  ground turkey to skillet, stirring and breaking up till crumbled. Once cooked, drain excess liquid.
2. Stir in tomato paste, BBQ sauce, ketchup, Worcestershire, soy sauce, pepper and salt to the skillet and mix well with meat and onion mixture. Let cook until sauce is slightly thickened.
3. Top your sandwich bun with your desired amount meat and top with extra goodies till your heart's content!

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