Definitely not the lunch lady’s sloppy joes…
These pulled chicken sloppy joes are made with chicken breast instead of red meat. A healthy alternative to the traditional ground meat sloppy joe, the sugar can be adjusted for sweetness or you can even try a little honey instead!
Here is the recipe…
Pulled Chicken Sloppy Joes
(Makes 6 sandwiches)
3 chicken breasts, salt/peppered baked until internal temperature 165 and pulled
1/4 cup dark brown sugar
2 tbsp. Worcestershire sauce
2 tbsp. tomato paste
3 cloves garlic, chopped
1 small onion, chopped
1 small bell pepper, chopped
1 32oz. can San Marzano tomatoes
1 tsp. cayenne pepper
salt/pepper to taste
4 -6 rolls, sliced, toasted, and buttered
Whisk together worcestershire sauce, tomato paste, and brown sugar.
Add garlic, onion, bell pepper to a large pan and cook 5 minutes.
Add chicken and tomatoes, cayenne pepper, salt and pepper.
Reduce heat, simmer until sauce thickens.
Spoon onto rolls and serve.