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Smoky Chipotle Sloppy Joes

Smoky Chipotle Sloppy Joes

Hot Hungarian paprika and chipotle en adobo sauce bring a bold smokiness to these easy-to-make Smoky Chipotle Sloppy Joes.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 2 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 22 mins
Course Main Course
Servings 4 people



  • Add the ground meat to a pan over medium-high heat and cook for 6-7 minutes, stirring frequently, until completely cooked. Season with a few dashes of salt and pepper as the meat cooks. 
  • Remove from heat and strain any excess grease. Return the pan with the ground beef to medium heat.
  • Add the hot Hungarian paprika and chipotles en adobo sauce. Stir until well combined. Then add the tomato sauce and Worchestershire sauce. Bring to a gentle simmer.
  • Reduce the heat to low and cook until the sauce has thickened, 10 to 15 minutes longer.
  • Taste and adjust seasoning as necessary.
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