Simple Easy Homemade Sloppy Joes

Simple Easy Homemade Sloppy Joes

Tired after all the holiday cooking and baking? Looking for a quick dinner solution? Sloppy Joes are the answer!


Not every meal needs to be a big production. More times than not, less is better when it comes to cooking. This is my mother’s sloppy joe recipe and it was a hit with all five of us girls growing up. I also used this recipe many many times while raising my own four children.

No need to buy the canned sloppy joe. You can make it easily without the chemical flavor.  Grab these four ingredients, your favorite cheese and scoop it on a roll. Serve with french fries for a family friendly meal.

Sloppy Joes
Servings: 6
Author: Jacquelyn
  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1/3 cup chopped onions
  • 1/3 cup chopped green peppers
  • 1/2 cup ketchup
  1. Chop onion and Green pepper-set aside

  2. Brown the ground beef in a skillet

  3. Add the chopped onions and green peppers

  4. Let simmer for 10 minutes-until onions and peppers are softened

  5. Add ketchup and mix ingredients

  6. Simmer for additional 10 minutes

Recipe Notes

Add additional chopped onions and peppers to suit your family's taste.

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