Sloppy Joe

Preparation info
  • Makes


    • Difficulty


    • Ready in

      1 hr 25

Appears in
New York Cult Recipes

By Marc Grossman

Published 2013

  • About

A kids’ favourite, the sloppy Joe can, as its name suggests, be a messy experience. All the better!


  • 500 g (1 lb 2 oz) lean minced (ground) meat such as sirloin


The Meat

Heat a frying pan over medium heat. Add the minced meat and onion to the pan and cook for 10 minutes, breaking up the lumps with a spatula. The meat should be well browned and crumbly. Add the garlic and capsicum and cook for a further 3 minutes. Add the tomato passata, ketchup, Worcestershire sauce, sugar and mustard. Then add the water, salt, pep