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Green Chili Sloppy Joes

 
One serving costs about $1.95

$1.95 per serving

1 people like this recipe

1 likes

This recipe is ready in 45 minutes

Ready in 45 minutes

5 super bowl,dairy-free,dairy free lunch,main course,main dish,dinner american
spoonacular Score:53%

Spoonacular Score: 53%

 

The recipe Green Chili Sloppy Joes is ready in about 45 minutes and is definitely an outstanding dairy free option for lovers of American food. For $1.95 per serving, you get a main course that serves 5. One serving contains 402 calories, 21g of protein, and 20g of fat. Head to the store and pick up ground mustard, tomato sauce, chilies, and a few other things to make it today. To use up the red wine vinegar you could follow this main course with the Cherry-Berry Pie as a dessert. This recipe from Foodista has 1 fans. It can be enjoyed any time, but it is especially good for The Super Bowl. All things considered, we decided this recipe deserves a spoonacular score of 56%. This score is solid. Try Chili Sloppy Joes, Smoky Sloppy Joes with Green Chiles, and Sloppy Chori-Joes (Chorizo Sloppy Joes) for similar recipes.

Chili can be paired with Cava, Grenache, and Shiraz. These juicy reds don't have too much tannin (important for spicy foods), but a sparkling wine like cava can tame the heat even better. The Juve Y Camps Brut Nature Reserva de la Familia Cava with a 4.3 out of 5 star rating seems like a good match. It costs about 16 dollars per bottle.

Juve Y Camps Brut Nature Reserva de la Familia Cava

Pale gold in color, this Cava has aromas of mature white peach, toasted bread and green tea with hints of lemon citrus and apricots. Equally rich and broad on the palate, these flavors continue to unfold on the palate.Its fresh profile makes it a perfect match for pate, seafood, tapas, paellas, grilled poultry or cured meats.

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Ingredients

Servings:
1 tsp
1 tsp chili powder
chili powder
0.22 cloves
0.22 cloves garlic
garlic
8 oz
8 oz diced green chilies
diced green chilies
1 lb
1 lb ground beef
ground beef
0.5 tsps
0.5 tsps dry ground mustard
dry ground mustard
5
5  hamburger buns
hamburger buns
1 tsp
1 tsp light brown sugar
light brown sugar
1 cup
1 cup diced onion
diced onion
1 cup
1 cup diced orange peppers
diced orange peppers
1 Tbsp
1 Tbsp red wine vinegar
red wine vinegar
some
some salt and pepper
salt and pepper
8 oz
8 oz canned plain tomato sauce
canned plain tomato sauce
1 tsp chili powder
1 tsp
chili powder
0.22 cloves garlic
0.22 cloves
garlic
8 oz diced green chilies
8 oz
diced green chilies
1 lb ground beef
1 lb
ground beef
0.5 tsps dry ground mustard
0.5 tsps
dry ground mustard
5  hamburger buns
5
hamburger buns
1 tsp light brown sugar
1 tsp
light brown sugar
1 cup diced onion
1 cup
diced onion
1 cup diced orange peppers
1 cup
diced orange peppers
1 Tbsp red wine vinegar
1 Tbsp
red wine vinegar
some salt and pepper
some
salt and pepper
8 oz canned plain tomato sauce
8 oz
canned plain tomato sauce


Instructions

  1. Brown the onions
  2. Add the garlic and saute till fragrant, about 30 seconds. You can saute the orange peppers here too, if you like them very soft.
  3. Add the beef and brown it well.
  4. Add the chilies, tomato sauce, sugar, vinegar and spices.
  5. Let simmer, stirring occasionally, over medium-low heat for 10-15 minutes or until as thick as you like.
  6. Add the orange peppers at the end to keep a fresher flavor and crispier texture.

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Price Breakdown

Cost per Serving: $1.95
Ingredient
1 teaspoon chili powder
2 cloves garlic
8 ounces diced green chilies
1 pound ground beef
½ teaspoons dry ground mustard
5 hamburger buns
1 teaspoon light brown sugar
1 cup diced onion
1 cup diced orange peppers
1 tablespoon red wine vinegar
8 ounces canned plain tomato sauce
Price
$0.09
$0.13
$1.00
$3.52
$0.05
$2.30
$0.01
$0.35
$1.32
$0.08
$0.89
$9.75

Tips

Health Tips

  • You have probably heard by now that whole wheat bread is better for you than white bread. While this is true and definitely worth considering, you should be aware that all bread (especially your typical supermarket loaves) will raise your blood sugar and should be eaten in moderation.

  • Before you pass up garlic because you don't want the bad breath that comes with it, keep in mind that the compounds that cause garlic breath also offer a lot of health benefits. Garlic has anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antibacterial, and antiviral properties. If you really want to get the most health benefits out of your garlic, choose Spanish garlic, which contains the most allicin (one of garlic's most beneficial compounds).

  • You can choose lean ground beef or switch to ground turkey or ground bison if you prefer less fatty meat.

  • If you're trying to cut back on sugar, consider replacing some of the sugar in this recipe with a sweetener like Stevia or Splenda. If you're against these kinds of sweeteners, start reducing the amount of real sugar you use until your tastebuds adjust.

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Price Tips

  • If you find meat (especially grassfed and/or organic meat!) on sale, stock up and freeze it. Ground meat will stay good 3-4 months, while steaks, chops, etc., will be fine for at least 4 months.

  • The price of ground beef is going up. Beans and lentils, on the other hand, are both cheap and filling. Depending on the recipe, you might be able to add beans or lentils to stretch out your beef.

Cooking Tips

  • To keep your eyes from stinging and watering while cutting onions, trying popping the onion in the freezer for 15 minutes before you plan to start cooking. Chilling the onion slows the release of the enzyme responsible for teary eyes.

  • Store brown sugar in an air-tight container to avoid hardening. If your brown sugar still gets too hard to use, you can use one of these techniques to soften it.

  • If a recipe doesn't specify whether you should use light brown sugar or dark brown sugar, just use whatever you have on hand or prefer. The difference is that dark brown sugar has more molasses and thus a stronger flavor.

  • Here's a trick for peeling garlic quickly. Put the garlic clove on your cutting board. Take a knife with a thick blade and place the blade flat across the garlic clove (the clove should be closer to the handle than the middle of the blade). Whack down on the flat side of the blade with your free hand to smoosh the garlic a bit. Done correctly, the skin will peel right off.

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Green Tips

  • Bell peppers are unfortunately on the "dirty dozen" list compiled by the Environmental Working Group (EWG). You might want to buy them organic when you can.

  • Choose organic, grassfed beef whenever possible. If you're worried about your grocery budget, try eating a few vegetarian meals so you can afford better meat!

Disclaimer

Nutritional Information

Quickview
402 Calories
21g Protein
20g Total Fat
33g Carbs
14% Health Score
Limit These
Calories
402
20%

Fat
20g
31%

  Saturated Fat
7g
46%

Carbohydrates
33g
11%

  Sugar
9g
11%

Cholesterol
64mg
21%

Sodium
868mg
38%

Get Enough Of These
Protein
21g
43%

Vitamin C
50mg
61%

Selenium
24µg
35%

Vitamin B12
2µg
34%

Vitamin B3
6mg
34%

Zinc
4mg
30%

Vitamin B6
0.52mg
26%

Vitamin A
1249IU
25%

Vitamin B1
0.36mg
24%

Iron
4mg
22%

Phosphorus
223mg
22%

Manganese
0.4mg
20%

Folate
79µg
20%

Fiber
4g
18%

Vitamin B2
0.3mg
17%

Potassium
575mg
16%

Vitamin E
1mg
11%

Calcium
111mg
11%

Magnesium
41mg
10%

Copper
0.19mg
10%

Vitamin B5
0.74mg
7%

Vitamin K
6µg
6%

covered percent of daily need

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