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Slow Cooker Sloppy Joes

Make delicious homemade sloppy joes in your slow cooker. The sauce and meat slow cook together and makes for a comforting dinner.

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– 1 lb. ground beef – 1 yellow onion diced – 1 green or red bell pepper  – 1 cup ketchup – 8 oz. can tomato sauce  – 2 Tbsp. mustard – 1 tsp. apple cider vinegar – 1 tsp. Worcestershire sauce – 3/4 tsp. salt – 1/4 tsp. pepper – 1/4 tsp. garlic powder – 1/4 tsp. chili powder – 1 Tbsp. brown sugar


Set a  skillet to medium-high heat. Add the ground beef, onion & bell pepper. Brown and crumble the beef. 


Add the beef, onion and bell pepper to the slow cooker. Add remaining ingredients. Stir. Place the lid on the slow cooker. –


Cook on HIGH for 2 hours or LOW for 3. Keep an eye on the meat mixture and stir if it looks as it's starting to burn around the edges.


Toast buns and pile the Sloppy Joe meat on top. Top with cheese and pickles if desired.

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