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messy marvin's

Recipe by
Joey Wolf
Burlington, IA

Seeing as how my name is Jo......we eat Messy Marvin's NOT Sloppy Joe's! This was originally a Boy Scout recipe my son brought home from camp. It is still his fave recipe of the loose meat sandwiches.

yield 4 as is; but double or triples easily
prep time 10 Min
cook time 20 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For messy marvin's

  • 1 1/2 lb
  • 1 sm
  • 1 can
    campbell's chicken gumbo soup

How To Make messy marvin's

  • 1
    Dice the onion, brown the ground beef, add the onion and cook until tender.......salt and pepper to taste.
  • 2
    Drain the burger/onion, put back into the pan.
  • 3
    Add the can of soup, you can add 1/2 a can of water. I don't but sometimes add water when reheating them. Heat through.
  • 4
    You can easily double or triple this recipe. After assembly you can serve it out of a crock pot. We like it on buns or bread with the usual condiments you'd put on a burger.

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