Sloppy Joe Sliders

Sloppy Joe Sliders {Little Leopard Book}

Let’s be real, growing up there wasn’t anything more fun and delicious than a Sloppy Joe!

Crispy Onion Sloppy Joe Sliders

I’ve simply taken the childhood favorite, tossed the pre-packaged “Sloppy Joe Mix” and added a little something extra to give the OG version the respect it deserves, while kicking it up to an LLB level!

Sloppy Joe Slider Ingredients

Ingredients (serves 8)

  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 onion (chopped)
  • 1 red bell pepper (chopped)
  • 1 green bell pepper (chopped)
  • 2 lbs ground beef
  • 1 ½ cups ketchup
  • 1 tbsp mustard
  • 2 tbsp brown sugar
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 1 tsp ground pepper
  • 24 slider buns
  • 1 cup crispy onions (optional topping)

Start by cooking the chopped onions and bell peppers in a skillet with olive oil for 1-2 minutes. Add the ground beef and brown.

Sloppy Joe Slider Meat

Once cooked through, drain the meat and add it to a crock pot.

Crock Pot Sloppy Joes

Next, add the ketchup, mustard, brown sugar, garlic powder, chili powder, salt and pepper to the crock pot and stir well.

Crockpot Homemade Sloppy Joes

This recipe could easily be doubled and still fit in the crock pot to feed a large party of guests. It would be great for kids birthdays or Super Bowl! Cook on high for 3 hours or low for 6 hours.

Gourmet Sloppy Joe Sliders

Serve with slider buns, or my favorite, Hawaiian rolls and crispy onions for topping.

Sloppy Joe Sliders

I wish I could lie to y’all sometimes, because admitting that I ate 6 of these yesterday is kind of embarrassing!

Gourmet Sloppy Joe Sliders

They were just too good to stop eating!

Sloppy Joes with Crispy Onions

Preparing the meat in the crock pot makes for a quick and easy meal any night of the week!

Gourmet Sloppy Joes

Now, grab a fork and dig in!

Sloppy Joe Sliders

♣ Vegetarian Option: Replace the ground beef with meatless crumbles or soy chorizo for a vegetarian sloppy joe.

♦ Gluten Free Option: Serve on gluten-free rolls or slider buns and omit the crispy onions to make this recipe gluten-free.

Sloppy Joe Sliders

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cook Time: 3 hours

Serving Size: 8

Sloppy Joe Sliders

Ingredients

  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 onion (chopped)
  • 1 red bell pepper (chopped)
  • 1 green bell pepper (chopped)
  • 2 lbs ground beef
  • 1 ½ cups ketchup
  • 1 tbsp mustard
  • 2 tbsp brown sugar
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 1 tsp ground pepper
  • 24 slider buns
  • 1 cup crispy onions (optional topping)

Instructions

  1. Start by cooking the chopped onions and bell peppers in a skillet with olive oil for 1-2 minutes. Add the ground beef and brown.
  2. Once cooked through, drain the meat and add it to a crock pot.
  3. Next, add the ketchup, mustard, brown sugar, garlic powder, chili powder, salt and pepper to the crock pot and stir well.
  4. Cook on high for 3 hours or low for 6 hours.
  5. Serve with slider buns, or my favorite, Hawaiian rolls and crispy onions for topping.
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