Sloppy Joe Grilled Burritos

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A great, tangy take on the traditional bean burrito with Sloppy Joe filling. Very simple and quick to prepare and mild enough that kids love it.


  • 2 pounds lean ground beef 
  • Salt and pepper to taste 
  • 2 tbsp chopped onion 
  • 2 tbsp red bell pepper, chopped 
  • 2 tbsp green bell peppers 
  • ½ cup ketchup 
  • 3 tbsp Worcestershire Sauce 
  • 2 tsp light brown sugar 
  • 1 tsp onion powder 
  • 2 cups Cheddar Cheese, shredded 
  • ⅓ cup milk 
  • 1 tbsp butter 
  • 1 cup Cheddar Cheese, additional for sprinkling 

How To Make Sloppy Joe Grilled Burritos

Brown ground beef in a skillet, add in the chopped green peppers and chopped red peppers, onions and salt and pepper. Drain excess fat from pan

In a small bowl combine the ketchup, Worcestershire Sauce, onion powder and brown sugar. Stir well

Add to the pan with the ground beef and stir to combine

In a saucepan add the shredded cheese, milk and butter and melt together over low heat

Add 3 tbsp oil to a clean skillet and heat on medium

Lay out the large tortillas and place a large spoon of sloppy joe mix in the center. Add a good spoonful of cheese sauce on top of the beef mix. Roll the tortilla into a burrito

When oil is hot, fry each burrito for approximately 1 to 2 minutes per side. Remove from skillet and set on paper towel covered plate to drain

Sprinkle with additional shredded Cheddar cheese

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