sloppy sams

sloppy sams
  • 3 cups water
  • 1 cup lentils, rinsed
  • salt to taste (optional)
  • 1 cup chopped onion
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 cups chopped tomato
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/2 (6 ounce) can tomato paste
  • 1/2 cup ketchup
  • 1 teaspoon mustard powder
  • 1 tablespoon chili powder
  • 3 tablespoons molasses
  • 1 dash Worcestershire sauce
  • salt and ground black pepper to taste
  • 4 hamburger buns, split


  1. Combine water and lentils in a saucepan; season to taste with salt if desired. Bring to a boil over high heat, then reduce heat to medium-low, cover, and simmer until tender, about 30 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  2. Meanwhile, cook onions with the olive oil in a large skillet over medium heat until the onions have softened and turned translucent, about 4 minutes. Add tomatoes and garlic, and cook for 5 minutes. Stir in tomato paste, ketchup, mustard powder, chili powder, molasses and Worcestershire sauce; simmer 5 to10 minutes until thickened.
  3. Drain lentils and reserve cooking liquid. Stir lentils into sauce mixture, adding cooking liquid or water as needed to obtain the desired "sloppy joe" consistency. Serve on buns.

03/09/2017
sloppy sams, recipe PT15M PT1H 5 455 calories

Comment on this content
rosemary and goat cheese crostini with walnuts and honey
rosemary and goat cheese crostini with walnuts and honey
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).Place baguette..
3
602
ginger beer
ginger beer
Finely shred ginger into a bowl. Zest lemons and add zest to..
2.3
477
black bean avocado hazelnut mocha cake
black bean avocado hazelnut mocha cake
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease an 8-i..
217
asparagus summer soup
asparagus summer soup
Cut asparagus stalks into 1-inch pieces; reserve tips in a b..
367
caribbean sangria
caribbean sangria
Place orange slices, peach slices, lemon slices, and lime sl..
361
smoked paprika chicken, kale, and bean stew
smoked paprika chicken, kale, and bean stew
Heat olive oil in a large pot over medium heat. Add chicken ..
250
japanese-mexican fusion quesadillas
japanese-mexican fusion quesadillas
Combine soy sauce, sugar, ginger, and garlic in a large bowl..
405
vegan oven-fried zucchini sticks
vegan oven-fried zucchini sticks
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Spread olive ..
0
251
flourless triple chocolate cookies
flourless triple chocolate cookies
Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C). Spray 2 bakin..
5
337
owa Sloppy Joe Dip
owa Sloppy Joe Dip
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.Brown ground beef and onion in..
167
M's Sloppy Joe Sauce
M's Sloppy Joe Sauce
Heat the olive oil in a skillet over medium heat; cook the o..
717
Sloppy Joe Bake
Sloppy Joe Bake
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Spray a 9x13-..
277
Sloppy Joe Mac and Cheese
Sloppy Joe Mac and Cheese
Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Place m..
708
Best Sloppy Joes
Best Sloppy Joes
Heat a large skillet over medium-high heat. Cook and stir be..
270
Sloppy Joe Fries
Sloppy Joe Fries
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).Place frozen F..
211
Not so Sloppy Joe Casserole
Not so Sloppy Joe Casserole
Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Cut the b..
815