Sloppy Joes


  • 1 lb ground beef, turkey or pork
  • 1/2 yellow onion, chopped
  • 1/2 red pepper, chopped
  • 1/2 green pepper, chopped
  • 1/2 Tbs olive oil or butter
  • 1/2 C Black Butte Porter
  • 1 Tbs garlic, finely chopped or pureed
  • 3/4 C ketchup
  • 1/4 C non-sweet BBQ sauce
  • 2 Tbs Dijon mustard
  • 2 tsp brown sugar


Sweat onions and peppers in oil or butter in medium pot over medium high heat

Add garlic and continue to cook for a minute

Add all remaining ingredients except meat and bring to a simmer

Cook meat in separate pan until browned and heated through

Combine meat with sauce mix and allow to simmer for 30 minutes

Serve warm on your favorite bun with your favorite slaw recipe and a glass of Black Butte Porter!

Serves 4