Sloppy Joes, Healthy Sloppy Joes, Ground Turkey Recipes
Family Favorite: Turkey Sloppy Joes
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
30 mins
Veggie filled turkey Sloppy Joe's! This is a perfect meal for any busy weeknight--your kiddos will gobble them up!
Servings: 6 Sandwiches
  • 1.25 pounds Jennie-O Lean Ground Turkey
  • 2 teaspoons canola oil
  • 1 Green Bell Pepper
  • 2 Carrots , shredded
  • 1 cup chopped onion
  • 1/4 cup light brown sugar
  • 2 teaspoons Montreal Steak seasoning
  • Salt & Pepper , to taste
  • 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 cups no salt tomato sauce
  • 2 tablespoons low-sodium tomato paste
  • Splash of apple cider vinegar , optional
  1. Chop and shred all veggies.
  2. Over medium heat, add oil to a large skillet. Add onion and green peppers. Saute for 3-4 minutes.
  3. Add ground turkey and crumble with a flat spatula or spoon. When almost cooked through, add carrots.
  4. Season with Montreal Steak seasoning and Worcestershire sauce. Once cooked through, add brown sugar and heat until syrupy.
  5. Add tomato paste and stir until combined. Slowly pour in tomato sauce. If desired, add apple cider vinegar.
  6. Stir and cook until sauce has thickened up.
  7. Serve over cibatta rolls or sandwich thins.
Recipe Notes

You can make this with lean ground beef too! My kids love to top their sandwiches with cheese, too. We like to serve with roasted potatoes, a veggie and pickles!