Rating: 4.44 stars
63 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 42
  • 4 star values: 14
  • 3 star values: 3
  • 2 star values: 1
  • 1 star values: 3

My son claims this is the best recipe I have come up with for sloppy joes. Serve on hamburger buns and top with cheese.

Recipe Summary test

prep:
10 mins
cook:
20 mins
total:
30 mins
Servings:
5
Yield:
5 servings
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Ingredients

5
Original recipe yields 5 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Heat oil in a large skillet over medium heat; cook and stir onion in hot oil until translucent, 5 to 7 minutes. Break ground turkey into small pieces and add to skillet; cook and stir, breaking turkey further into smaller pieces, until completely browned, 7 to 10 minutes.

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  • Stir ketchup, vinegar, Worcestershire sauce, Dijon mustard, brown sugar, and chili powder into the turkey; cook at a simmer until hot and thick, about 10 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

302 calories; protein 24g; carbohydrates 21.3g; fat 14.4g; cholesterol 83.8mg; sodium 725.8mg. Full Nutrition
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Reviews (67)

Most helpful positive review

Rating: 4 stars
12/06/2013
I just happen to have all the ingredients and decided to make this tonight. My husband was shocked on how tasty, good and right on the money it was. I did not have red wine vinegar so I used red wine instead. So easy and fast to make. Very tasty. I would and will make it again. Read More
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Most helpful critical review

Rating: 3 stars
01/14/2015
This recipe was OK. I used it because it was the simplest and fastest recipe I could find quickly. The smell when making this turned my wife off bad enough that she wouldn't even try them but the actual taste was good just not great. Read More
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63 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 42
  • 4 star values: 14
  • 3 star values: 3
  • 2 star values: 1
  • 1 star values: 3
Rating: 4 stars
12/06/2013
I just happen to have all the ingredients and decided to make this tonight. My husband was shocked on how tasty, good and right on the money it was. I did not have red wine vinegar so I used red wine instead. So easy and fast to make. Very tasty. I would and will make it again. Read More
(11)
Rating: 4 stars
11/01/2013
I didn't quite know what to expect from this recipe since it was made with ground turkey and used so much chili powder. I had never had a sloppy joe with chili powder before. I was pleasantly surprised and my husband kept telling me he would never know it was turkey. Very flavorful! The only thing I did differently was to add 1/2 of a chopped green pepper. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
10/09/2014
I make this quite often. It is simple and quick on a weeknight and my family loves it. I never add the mustard and sometimes use apple cider vinegar which makes it a little sweeter. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
02/20/2014
Awesome! Great with turkey or beef. I like to chop up a bit of bacon and add it. To die for! Read More
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Rating: 3 stars
01/14/2015
This recipe was OK. I used it because it was the simplest and fastest recipe I could find quickly. The smell when making this turned my wife off bad enough that she wouldn't even try them but the actual taste was good just not great. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
08/19/2019
I will probably never eat premade sloppy joe mixes ever again. This was the best sloppy joe I have had. I highly recommend this recipe for all to try. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
10/19/2014
Had all the ingredients And made exactly how listed. I do not love turkey or sloppy joes but this recipe was great. Cut back on the chili powder if you don't like it too spicy. Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
11/17/2014
I'm always trying to change it up and use more turkey vs. beef. This is a good weeknight recipe that the kids liked. I pared it with the sunflower coleslaw and some potato wedges. For added flavor, I served it with some avocado wedges on top. That added a nice flavor and texture to the meat mixture. Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
09/19/2019
Ground Turkey isn’t my favorite but it was surprisingly good! I posted two photos on this recipe! I like tangy, maybe add one tablespoon yellow mustard and one bell of green pepper. Read More
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