Sloppy Joes
  • 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
  1. 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.