Loose Meat Sandwich (yep, like on Roseanne)

Loose Meat Sandwich (yep, Like On Roseanne) Recipe

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Rhonda Gibson


I went in search of a "loose meat" sandwich recipe after watching the show "Roseanne" for many years. It always sounded so good!


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  • 1 lb
    ground chuck or ground sirloin
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 2 tsp
    salt, just enough to lightly cover bottom of your skillet
  • 1 medium
    onion, chopped fine
  • 1 Tbsp
    prepared yellow mustard
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1 Tbsp

How to Make Loose Meat Sandwich (yep, like on Roseanne)


  1. Melt Crisco over medium heat and lightly salt bottom of skillet.
    Break ground beef up in skillet and start crumbling into small crumbles.
    Add chopped onion while browning meat.
    Keep working to break up meat.
    When meat is browned, drain off any fat and return to skillet.
    Add mustard, vinegar, sugar, and just enough water to barely cover meat in the pan.
    Cook, at a simmer, till water is all cooked out-between 15-20 minutes.
    Adjust salt and pepper to taste.
    Steam buns and serve with a bit of mustard and pickles (can add cheese)

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About Loose Meat Sandwich (yep, like on Roseanne)

Course/Dish: Beef, Sandwiches
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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