Sloppy joes

10 Feb

I decided to try a different sloppy joe recipe than I usually make. It was good. Had a good kick to it! A nice change from the usual!


Sloppy Joes
adapted from pioneer woman

2 Tablespoons Butter
2 pounds Ground Chicken
1/2 whole Large Onion, Diced
1 whole Large Green Bell Pepper, Diced
5 cloves Garlic, Minced
1-1/2 cup Ketchup
1 cup Water
2 Tablespoons Brown Sugar
2 teaspoons Chili Powder (more To Taste)
1 teaspoon Dry Mustard
1/2 teaspoon Red Pepper Flakes (more To Taste)
Worcestershire Sauce, To Taste
2 Tablespoons Tomato Paste
Tabasco Sauce
Salt To Taste
Freshly Ground Black Pepper, To Taste

Preparation Instructions
Add butter to a large skillet or dutch oven over medium high heat. Add ground chicken and cook until done.
Add onions, green pepper, and garlic. Cook for a few minutes, or until vegetables begin to get soft.
Add ketchup, brown sugar, chili pepper, dry mustard, and water. Stir to combine and simmer for 15 minutes, adding salt and pepper to taste. Also add tomato paste, Worcestershire, and Tabasco. Taste and adjust seasonings as needed.
Spoon meat mixture over the rolls.


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