Red Chile Sloppy Joes

Sloppy Joe recipe

Sloppy Joes

This kid-friendly Sloppy Joe recipe is made with ground beef, green peppers, onions, garlic, and a sweet and slightly spicy tomato sauce made with tomato paste, red chile cooking sauce, brown sugar, red wine vinegar, and Worcestershire sauce.


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Red Chile Sloppy Joes
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Serves: 4
  • 1 Tbsp olive oil
  • ½ cup chopped onion
  • ½ cup chopped green bell pepper
  • 1 minced garlic clove
  • 1-1/4 pound premium ground beef
  • ¼ cup brown sugar
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 2 cups Roadrunner Chile Company Gourmet Red Chile Cooking Sauce
  • 2 Tbsp red wine vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 Tbsp tomato paste
  • 4 crusty hamburger buns
  1. Heat olive oil in a large skillet over medium heat.
  2. Add the onion, pepper, and garlic and saute 2-3 minutes.
  3. Add the beef, cooking and crumbling until it browns. Drain the pan.
  4. Add the brown sugar, salt, red chile, vinegar, Worcestershire, and tomato paste. Stir thoroughly until incorporated. Continue to simmer over low heat 15-20 minutes until excess liquid has evaporated and desired consistency is achieved.
  5. Serve over the split buns.


  1. Great sloppy joes recipe! Kids love.