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Calvary Kitchen’s Sloppy Joe Recipe

Sloppy Joes for 500

Use 5 roasters, with 20 pounds of ground beef per roaster.  (Quantity of ingredients per roaster is listed in parentheses) Makes about 100 sandwiches per roaster.
100# ground beef, 90/10 lean. (20#/roaster)
10 cups dried onions: Mix 1 cup/10# beef and brown it together
10 TBSP chili powder (2 TBSP/roaster)
6 ¼ cups brown sugar (1 ¼ cups/roaster)
10 TBSP salt (2 TBSP/roaster)
10 TBSP worchestershire sauce (2 TBSP/roaster)
10 TBSP mustard (2 TBSP/roaster)
8 50oz cans tomato soup (about 1 ½ cans/roaster)
30 cups ketchup (6 cups/roaster)

Brown hamburger with onion, then add rest of ingredients and simmer for 1 hour.


Here are two original versions of Sloppy Joe recipes that were given to me.  I combined the two to create the large quantity recipe above.  Both of these are great recipes.  They will make 8-10 sandwiches

Sloppy Joes #1 

2 lbs. hamburger, browned with 1/4 c. dried onions (may also add a bit of garlic)

1 can tomato soup

1/4 c. brown sugar

2 T. ketchup

1 T. mustard

1 T. A-1 sauce

salt and pepper to taste



Sloppy Joe Recipe #2

3 pounds hamburger

3 tablespoons brown sugar

3 tablespoons lemon juice

3/4 tsp chili powder

3 tsp salt

3 tsp worcestershire sauce

3 tsp mustard

1 can tomato soup

1 cup ketchup

1 onion (chopped)


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