The Best Sloppy Joes Recipe


  • 1 TBS olive oil
  • 1 TBS butter
  • 1 1/2 lbs ground beef
  • 1/4 cup red onion, diced
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 8 oz. tomato sauce
  • 2 TBS Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 TBS Dijon mustard
  • 1 TBS coconut sugar
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp pepper

To Serve:


  1. Add oil and butter to sauté pan set to medium high heat. Once the pan is heated add onion. Saute onion for 3 minutes.
  2. Add ground beef. Crumble beef with wooden spoon. Cook until the pink from the beef is gone, about 7-8 minutes.
  3. Add garlic and stir until garlic is fragrant, about one minute.
  4. Add tomato sauce through pepper. Stir to combine. Let simmer on medium heat for five minutes.
  5. Serve on sweet potato buns or over savory mashed sweet potatoes!