Sloppy Joes

Carrie R.


My Mom found this recipe in the newspaper from Pickens, SC about 45 years ago and it became a family favorite. It's simple, quick and easy. Who doesn't love a good Sloppy Joe? I love to serve this on toasted buns with sliced cheddar cheese, Yum!


★★★★★ 1 vote

6 - 8 depending on serving size
10 Min
20 Min


  • 2/3 c
    chopped onion
  • 1 lb
    ground beef
  • 1 tsp
  • ·
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1 c
  • 2 tsp
    worcestershire sauce
  • 3/4 c

How to Make Sloppy Joes


  1. Brown ground beef, onion, salt and pepper, drain.
  2. To meat mixture add flour and cook a couple of minutes to get raw flour taste out.
  3. Add water, Worcestershire sauce and ketchup and simmer for 20 minutes. Serve on buns with your choice of condiments.

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About Sloppy Joes

Course/Dish: Beef
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids

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