Chicken Sloppy Joe Sandwich

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The Sloppy Joe

The Sloppy Joe is an American recipe from the early 20th century. It is made up of ripped or ground meat , beef , pork or chicken.

Other ingredients are Onions , carrots , Ketchup and Worcestershire sauce. 

You can also add Brown sugar and Vinegar.

A Sloppy Joe sandwich is often made in a burger bun or a Brioche roll. Served with coleslaw and Onion rings.

The Americans certainly know a thing or two about fast food , and this recipe is no exception.

Ingredients : 

  • 400 g of Ripped Chicken
  • 150 ml Ketchup
  • 25 ml Cider Vinegar
  • 1 Chicken Stock Cube
  • 1/2 teaspoon of Chilli Flakes
  • 2 tablespoons Soft Brown Sugar
  • 25 ml Worcestershire Sauce
  • 1 Onion
  • 2 Carrots
  • Olive Oil
  • Salt & Pepper


Pre-Method : 

 ' You are going to need to cook a whole chicken in the oven , about an hour @180 c . Let it cool down to room temperature  before you rip it . ' 

Method : 

  • Dice up the Onion and the Carrots.
  • Heat olive oil in a pan , then fry off the Onion and Carrots until soft.
  • Remove from the heat and set aside.
  • In the same pan , with a little more oil added , fry off the chicken for about 10 minutes , until the chicken starts to brown.
  • Mix the Ketchup , Vinegar , Worcestershire sauce , Stock Cub , Chilli Flakes and Brown sugar in a bowl.
  • Add the cooked Onions and Carrots and cook for a further 5 minutes.
  • Mix in the Ketchup sauce and allow to simmer for a while.
  • Season with Salt & Pepper to taste
  • Serve in a Brioche Bun with Onion Rings and Sage Chips.

 ' This is great with coleslaw , Onion rings and chips... '