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This sloppy joe recipe is from the freezer menu for February 2010. No need to open a can when your family wants sloppy joes… This is so deliciously simple and you can be sure everything is something your family can eat. Love that!

The Recipe: Sloppy Joes


  • 2 pounds ground beef
  • 2 medium onion, chopped
  • 1 cup gluten free ketchup
  • 2 tablespoons cider vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons gluten free mustard
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper


  • Cook ground beef and onion in a large skillet. When onion is cooked and beef is browned and cooked through, drain extra grease.
  • Add remaining ingredients to skillet. Simmer about 20 minutes. Serve on gluten free buns or baked sweet potatoes.
  • To freeze: After cooking through, allow to cool. Package in a freezer bag, remove as much air as possible, seal and label.
  • To serve: Thaw. Heat in slow cooker or sauce pan until heated through.