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Favorite Sloppy Joes

Rated as 3.11 out of 5 Stars

"I've prepared these sandwiches for years. I've tried many sloppy joe recipes, but this one is the best by far. It also travels well for picnics or potlucks.--Eleanor Mielke, Snohomish, Washington"
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Ingredients

30 m servings
Original recipe yields 12 servings

Directions

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  1. In a large skillet, cook beef and onion until beef is browned; drain. Add chili sauce, water, mustard and chili powder. Simmer, uncovered, for 20 minutes, stirring occasionally. Spoon 1/2 cup onto each bun; top with a cheese slice.

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Most helpful positive review

I found this recipe to be very good but thought it needed a little brown sugar. Also, I cooked it in a crock pot and it cooked all day so it was a little too dry for me and I added a can of Rote...

Most helpful critical review

This was pretty bad. I ended up tossing it out and making a new recipe.

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This was pretty bad. I ended up tossing it out and making a new recipe.

I found this recipe to be very good but thought it needed a little brown sugar. Also, I cooked it in a crock pot and it cooked all day so it was a little too dry for me and I added a can of Rote...

I used entire bottle of chilli sause , added 1 tblsp of brown sugar and 1 can of tomatoe soup.

I thought this recipe was delicious! I added a TBL of brown sugar, a generous squirt of catsup and a half a can of tomato soup!!!! Loved it

I liked this recipe but I'd suggest a couple of modifications - use only half the mustard, and add a few tablespoons of bbq sauce. I also added some jalapeno sauce along with a small amount of ...

I really didn't like this recipe. It was not for us at all. It tasted too much like mustard. My husband didn't even try it because he doesn't go near stuff with mustard in it.