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mel's sloppy joes

Recipe by
Melanie Walker
Decatur, AL

I love the simplicity of this Sloppy Joe recipe, it is a family favorite. It's even better the next day when reheated. Enjoy!

yield 4 serving(s)
prep time 20 Min
cook time 30 Min
method Pan Fry

Ingredients For mel's sloppy joes

  • 1 lb
  • 2 c
    celery, chopped
  • 1 c
  • 1 tsp
    garlic powder
  • 1 tsp
    onion powder
  • salt and pepper, to taste
  • hamburger buns

How To Make mel's sloppy joes

  • 1
    Fry hamburger over medium heat until brown. Add onion and garlic powder, and salt and pepper to taste.
  • 2
    Add catsup and chopped celery. Turn heat lower and let simmer for 15-20 minutes.
  • 3
    Serve over hamburger buns.