Sloppy Joes (Barbeque Hamburger) Recipe

Submitted By: Kathy from Van Nuys.

Sloppy Joes (Barbeque Hamburger) Notes

The first time I had this was in 1970. The recipe was from our church organist, who was also the mother of the kids I used to take care of in junior & senior high school. Now it's a favorite of my kids. Two of the ingredients are from The Spice House.

  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1/4-1/2 cup onion, chopped
  • 1/2 green bell pepper, chopped
  • 1 cup ketchup
  • 1 tablespoon cider vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1/2 tablespoon dry mustard powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1 teaspoon salt
Serves / Yields

6 Servings

Preparation Instructions

Brown ground beef with chopped onion and green pepper. Drain meat. Add the remaining ingredients and simmer approximately 15 minutes. Serve with burger buns or any other favorite bun.

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