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Slow Cooker BBQ Sloppy Joes

Lindsey Cover
This homemade sloppy joe recipe is easy to make for a crowd! And it's the perfect option for your next party since you can make it in advance.


  • 2 lbs ground beef
  • 1 small onion, chopped
  • 1 green pepper, chopped
  • 1 1/2 cups ketchup
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup apple cider vinegar
  • 1/4 cup mustard
  • 1 tsp Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/2 tsp pepper
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder


  • Brown ground beef in a large skillet with the onion and green pepper.
  • Add browned ground beef mixture along with the remaining ingredients to the slow cooker. Stir to combine.
  • Cook on low 3 hours (up to 6 hours). Keep warm until serving. Serve on rolls.