Hard Root Beer Sloppy Joes are the best sloppy joe recipe! This slow cooker sloppy joe recipe features hard root beer in the sloppy joe sauce! If you want easy sloppy joes, look no further then this hard root beer version!
Hard Root Beer
What do you do with a 6 pack of hard root beer? You could drink it of course, but what about cooking with the hard root beer? That was my dilemma when I had a leftover 6 pack of Not Your Father’s Root Beer.
Sloppy Joes Recipe
A friend suggested making a sloppy joes recipe with the hard root beer. He makes a root beer based sloppy joes recipe and felt using the alcoholic version of root beer would do well. So I set about creating the best sloppy joe recipe!
Easy Sloppy Joes
I am a fan of Manwich like many others for sloppy joes. It is great for easy sloppy joes, however, I always added extra onions and peppers the Manwich.
I wanted a sloppy joes recipe that had a sweeter taste, but also the chunky onions and peppers I prefer in sloppy joes. I needed to create easy sloppy joes that are homemade.
Slow Cooker Sloppy Joe Recipe
In order to make the best sloppy joe recipe I needed it to be easy. Easy is a slow cooker! Slow cooker sloppy joes are perfect! You can let the hard root beer sauce cook all day and serve it whenever you feel like it!
Sloppy Joe Sandwiches
Not only does the sloppy joe sauce have a nice sweet, yet tangy taste to it, but these sloppy joe sandwiches seem to disappear fast! This really is the best sloppy joe recipe! Serving up sloppy joe sandwiches for your hungry family and friends for the game time is perfect!
- 1 lb lean ground beef
- 12 oz bottle of hard root beer
- 16 oz bottle brown sugar BBQ sauce
- ½ onion (chopped)
- red bell pepper (chopped)
- Brown the ground beef with the onion and bell pepper, cook until no longer pink
- Drain off the fat and set the beef mixture aside
- In a slow cooker add the entire bottle of the hard root beer and BBQ sauce, stir to combined
- Add the ground beef mixture to the slow cooker and cook on high for 4 hours or low for 6 hours
- Serve on buns and Enjoy
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Amount Per Serving: Calories: 397 Total Fat: 7g Saturated Fat: 3g Trans Fat: 0g Unsaturated Fat: 3g Cholesterol: 50mg Sodium: 111mg Carbohydrates: 64g Fiber: 0g Sugar: 63g Protein: 16g
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