Slow-cooked healthy sloppy joes

Slow-cooked Healthy Sloppy Joes Recipe

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sherry monfils

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@smonfils

I made these up when I wanted sloppy joes, but I wanted them to be healthy. They're just as delicious as the meat version.
I serve on whole wheat buns, studded w/ sesame seeds.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

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Serves:
8
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
4 Hr

Ingredients

  • 3 lb
    ground chicken, or ground turkey breast
  • 2
    14 oz jars pizza sauce
  • 2 c
    frozen pepper and onion stir fry, thawed and chopped
  • 1
    14.5 oz can diced tomatoes
  • 8
    whole wheat sesame rolls
  • 8 slice
    reduced-fat mozzarella cheese

How to Make Slow-cooked healthy sloppy joes

Step-by-Step

  1. Spray a lg skillet w/ cooking spray, place over med-high heat. Cook ground chicken or ground turkey until browned.
  2. In a 4-quart slow-cooker, combine cooked ground chicken or ground turkey, pizza sauce, pepppers and onions and undrained tomatoes. Cook on high for 3-4 hrs or until flavors have melded.
  3. Set oven to broil. Arrange split rolls on broiler pan. Broil rolls 4" from heat until toasted, 1-2 mins. Spoon chicken mix onto bottom of rolls. Top w/ cheese and top of rolls.

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