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Momma's sloppy joes


Every Halloween our family has these and spooky carrots. I love this recipe and it tastes so YUMMY!!

Rate this recipe 4.3/5 (22 Votes)


  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1/2 cup chopped celery
  • Sprinkle of onion powder
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/2 cup catsup
  • 1/8 cup mustard
  • 1 T. brown sugar
  • 1 T. Vinegar


Level of difficulty Easy
Cost Average budget


Step 1

Combine beef, celery, and onion powder; brown and drain off fat. Then add flour and mix until evenly combined. Add water and stir. Then add the catsup, mustard, and vinegar. Combine and then bring to a simmer and cook for 15 minutes. When done put on a hamburger bun. We serve this at halloween with our spooky vegetables. For those cut a carrot into small 2 inch pieces, put a olive on top. Simple and Spooky!!

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