Game Day Sloppy Joes - KNEP - Kentucky Nutrition Education Program


Game Day Sloppy Joes

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Servings:12Serving Size:¼ cup sloppy joe sauce on 1 bunRecipe Cost:$5.29Cost per Serving:$0.44

Up your game day menu with this Sloppy Joe recipe. Just remember to bring extra napkins.


  • 1 pound ground chuck
  • 3/4 cup onion, chopped
  • 1/2 cup celery, chopped
  • 1 (15 ounces) can tomato sauce
  • 2 tablespoons quick cooking oats
  • 1 teaspoon seasoned salt
  • 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/2 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/8 teaspoon pepper
  • Dash hot sauce
  • 12 hamburger buns


  1. In a 10-inch skillet, cook ground chuck, onion and celery over medium/high heat until meat is browned and onion is tender. Drain off excess fat.
  2. Stir in tomato sauce, oats, seasoned salt, Worcestershire sauce, chili powder, pepper, and hot sauce.
  3. Simmer, uncovered, on a low temperature for 30 minutes. Stir often.
  4. Spoon about ¼ cup of the sloppy Joe mixture onto each bun.
Source: Sarah Brandl, Extension Specialist, University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service

Nutrition facts per serving: 220 calories; 89 total fat; 2.5g saturated fat; 0g trans fat; 25mg cholesterol; 550mg sodium; 26g carbohydrate; 1g fiber; 5g sugar; 12g protein; 0% Daily Value of vitamin D; 6% Daily Value of calcium; 15% Daily Value of iron; 6% Daily Value of potassium