Sloppy José Sandwiches With Cilantro Slaw

Sloppy José Sandwiches With Cilantro SlawRecipe
Try this spicy version of Sloppy Joe's, made with tomato sauce, oregano, and chili powder. Serve with Cilantro Slaw.


Makes 4 servings

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 10 Minutes
Cook: 19 Minutes


1 medium onion, finely chopped
1 tablespoon oil
1 pound lean ground beef
2 (8-ounce) cans no-salt-added tomato sauce
1 tablespoon ground cumin
1 tablespoon dried oregano
1 tablespoon chili powder
1/2 teaspoon pepper
1/4 teaspoon salt
4 honey wheat hamburger buns, toasted


1. Cook onion in hot oil in a cast-iron or large skillet over medium heat about 4 minutes or until onion is tender. Stir in ground beef and next 6 ingredients, and cook, stirring occasionally, 15 minutes or until beef crumbles and is no longer pink.

2. Spoon beef mixture on bottom halves of toasted buns; top with about 3 tablespoons Cilantro Slaw and remaining bun halves. Serve with remaining Cilantro Slaw.