Barbeque Chicken Sloppy Joes


Spicy-flavored Sloppy Joes made with shredded chicken breast. Taste great with a side of coleslaw.

Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
20 mins
Total Time:
30 mins
8 sandwiches


  • 1 ½ cups barbeque sauce

  • 5 tablespoons orange juice

  • ¼ cup orange blossom honey

  • 1 teaspoon grated orange zest

  • 1 teaspoon cooking sherry

  • ½ teaspoon cayenne pepper

  • ¼ teaspoon ground cloves

  • 2 pounds shredded rotisserie chicken

  • 1 (16 ounce) package whole wheat hamburger buns


  1. Combine barbecue sauce, orange juice, honey, orange zest, sherry, cayenne, and cloves in a large saucepan over medium-low heat. Stir until warm, 3 to 5 minutes. Add chicken; cook, stirring occasionally, until heated through, about 15 minutes. Serve on hamburger buns.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

447 Calories
11g Fat
52g Carbs
34g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 8
Calories 447
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 11g 14%
Saturated Fat 3g 15%
Cholesterol 85mg 28%
Sodium 874mg 38%
Total Carbohydrate 52g 19%
Dietary Fiber 3g 9%
Total Sugars 25g
Protein 34g
Vitamin C 6mg 29%
Calcium 76mg 6%
Iron 4mg 21%
Potassium 477mg 10%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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