Suzanne's Savory Sloppy Joes

Suzanne's Savory Sloppy Joes

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Ground beef is sautéed with red bell pepper and onions. Hot chili sauce, brown sugar, cumin, and oregano add interesting flavor notes to this old favorite.

Modified from: Emily's Famous Sloppy Joes

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Original recipe yields 8 servings



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  1. In a large skillet over medium-high heat, saute the ground beef for 5 minutes. Add the onion and red bell pepper; saute for 5 more minutes, or until onion is tender. Drain the fat.
  2. Mix in tomato sauce, tomato paste, water, ketchup and hot chili sauce stirring until paste is dissolved. Stir in garlic, chili powder, paprika, cumin, vinegar, brown sugar, oregano, salt and pepper. Continue to simmer uncovered for 10 to 15 minutes, or until mixture has thickened.


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