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sloppy zucchini joes !

(3 ratings)
Recipe by
Colleen Sowa
La Crosse, WI

I made this recipe up tonight (August 17, 2007) as an alternative to the regular sloppy joes that we all love... This was so good.... not a bite left over... We will be making these often!

(3 ratings)
yield 18 serving(s)
prep time 10 Min
cook time 20 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For sloppy zucchini joes !

  • 2 1/2 lb
    ground beef
  • 2 lg
    onions (chopped)
  • 2 lg
    (about 5 to 6 pounds total) zucchini (peeled and grated)
  • 1 Tbsp
    honey mustard
  • 3 Tbsp
  • 4 Tbsp
    open pit bar-b-que sauce (or favorite sauce)
  • 1 tsp
    each: ground black pepper, garlic powder (or to taste)

How To Make sloppy zucchini joes !

  • 1
    Brown and crumble the ground beef in a large skillet.
  • 2
    Add the chopped onion and grated zucchini. Cook until tender and well blended with the meat.
  • 3
    Stir in all remaining ingredients and simmer for 5 minutes to thicken and blend flavors.
  • 4
    Serve on favorite buns or rolls.