Hearty Homestyle: Turkey Sloppy Joes


Dive into the comforting world of our Hearty Homestyle: Turkey Sloppy Joes. This dish transforms the classic Sloppy Joe into a healthier yet equally satisfying meal, featuring ground turkey simmered in a savory, tangy tomato-based sauce. Served on soft hamburger buns and overflowing with flavor, these Turkey Sloppy Joes are garnished with pickles and red onion, adding a crisp and zesty contrast to the juicy, rich filling.

Hearty Homestyle: Turkey Sloppy Joes

Time Requirements

  • Preparation Time: 15 minutes
  • Cooking Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 35 minutes


  • Serves: 4
  • Serving Size: 1 sandwich

Nutritional Information (Per Serving)

  • Calories: 350 kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 35g
  • Protein: 20g
  • Fat: 15g


  • Ground turkey: 500 grams (1.1 pounds)
  • Hamburger buns: 4
  • Tomato sauce: 240 ml (1 cup)
  • Onion, finely chopped: 100 grams (1 medium)
  • Garlic, minced: 10 grams (2 cloves)
  • Pickles, sliced: for garnish
  • Red onion, sliced: for garnish
  • Olive oil: 15 ml (1 tablespoon)
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Method of Preparation

  1. Heat olive oil in a skillet and sauté onion and garlic until translucent.
  2. Add ground turkey, cooking until browned.
  3. Stir in tomato sauce, salt, and pepper, and simmer for 15 minutes.
  4. Spoon the turkey mixture onto hamburger buns.
  5. Garnish with pickle slices and red onion.
  6. Serve hot and enjoy this hearty and flavorful twist on a classic.

Culinary Tips

  • For a spicier version, add a dash of chili powder or hot sauce to the turkey mixture.
  • Serve with a side of coleslaw or baked beans for a complete meal.


Can I use a different type of meat?

Yes, ground chicken or beef can be used as alternatives.

How can I store leftovers?

Keep the turkey mixture refrigerated in an airtight container for up to 3 days.

Can I make this dish gluten-free?

Absolutely, use gluten-free hamburger buns.

Our Hearty Homestyle: Turkey Sloppy Joes are the perfect solution for a quick, delicious, and satisfying meal. Whether you're feeding a family or looking for a comforting lunch, these Sloppy Joes are sure to hit the spot. Here's to a modern twist on a beloved classic! 🦃🍔🍅