In this video, you’ll see how to make a sloppy Joe recipe starring lean ground turkey instead of beef. It’s a lighter, healthier take on the classic comfort food. You’ll see Chef John’s simple trick for keeping the ground turkey nice and moist as it cooks. This technique will give the turkey meat the right texture and consistency. You’ll also see how to prepare the slightly sweet, slightly spicy, slightly tart homemade Sloppy Joe sauce. Check out the recipe for Chef John’s Turkey Sloppy Joes. It’s just a few common ingredients, plus a couple top-secret additions! Serve your sloppy Tom turkey Joe's on toasted hamburger buns with a side of tater tots.