3 pounds lean ground beef or ground chuck
1 cup chopped onion
1 green pepper, seeded and chopped
2 (8-ounce) cans tomato sauce
1/2 to 1 cup water
2 envelopes sloppy joe seasoning mix
salt to taste
Brown ground meat in skillet with onion; pour into colander and rinse well with hot water. Combine ground beef in slow cooker with onions, green pepper, tomato sauce, and 1/2 cup water. Stir thoroughly. Salt to taste. Cover and cook on Low 6 to 8 hours or on HIGH for 3 to 4 hours, adding more water, if necessary.