Homemade turkey Sloppy Joes, from Gael
From Rachael Ray magazine, Oct. 2011. Made these in Sept. 2011 with turkey and they're great!
1 small onion, quartered
1 red bell pepper, quartered
2 T olive oil
1 lb ground turkey (beef OK too)
2 t chili powder
2 c tomato puree
1 1/2 T packed brown sugar
1 T cider vinegar
1 T worchestershire sauce
1 t coarse salt
whole-wheat hamburger buns
Using food processor, coarseley chop onion and red pepper
In skillet, heat olive oil over med-high heat. Add onion-pepper mix and cook till soft, about 3 minutes.
Add turkey, breaking it up w spoon. Cook for a few minutes. Stir in chili powder. Add puree, brown sugar, vinegar, worchestershire and salt.
Simmer until sauce thickens, about 5 minutes. Spoon over buns.