Southwestern Sloppy Joe's
1 pound lean ground beef round
1 cup chopped onion
1/4 cup chopped celery
1/4 cup water
1 can (10 ounces) diced tomatoes and green chilies, un-drained
1 can (8 ounces) no-salt-added tomato sauce
4 teaspoons brown sugar
1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
1/4 teaspoon salt
9 whole wheat hamburger buns
Heat large nonstick skillet over high heat. Add beef, onion, celery and water.
Reduce heat to medium. Cook and stir 5 minutes or until meat is no longer pink.
Stir in tomatoes and green chilies, tomato sauce, brown sugar, cumin and salt;
bring to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat; simmer 20 minutes or until mixture
thickens. Serve on whole wheat buns. Garnish as desired.
Makes 9 Servings