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Best Sloppy Joes

Amanda Cooks & Styles
Delicious and easy homemade Sloppy Joes made with ground beef and onions cooked in a savory flavor-packed sauce. Pile high on a toasty buns for absolute perfection!
Total Time 30 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Servings 4 people


  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 2 cloves garlic minced
  • 1 cup tomato sauce
  • 1/4 cup ketchup
  • 2 tbsp brown sugar
  • 1 tsp mustard
  • 1 tbsp worcestershire
  • 1/2 tsp cumin
  • 1/2 tsp paprika
  • 1/4 tsp black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 tbsp apple cider vinegar
  • 1 small onion diced


  • Add ground beef, onions, and garlic to a large skillet and cook over medium heat until beef is browned.
  • In a small bowl, combine all remaining ingredients for the sauce.
  • Pour sauce over the ground beef and stir to combine. Cover and cook over low heat for about 20 minutes to let flavors develop.
  • Serve Sloppy Joe mixture on toasty buns with your favorite side dishes. Enjoy!


For more information on ingredients and substitutions: See above "Ingredients you need for this recipe."
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