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BBQ Peanut Chicken Sloppies

bbq peanut chicken sloppies
  • (1 Tbsp.) olive oil
  • (1 small) onion, chopped
  • (1/2) green bell pepper, chopped
  • (1/2) jalapeno pepper, finely chopped
  • (2 cloves) garlic, minced
  • (1 tsp.) chili powder
  • (1 tsp.) ground cumin
  • (1 tsp.) dried oregano
  • (12 oz.) ground chicken breast
  • (1/2 cup) ketchup
  • (1 Tbsp.) packed dark brown sugar
  • (1/2 cup) unsalted dryroasted peanuts, coarsely chopped
  • (4) hamburger rolls

BBQ Peanut Chicken Sloppies

A different spin on sloppy joes, these chicken sloppies are sweet and spicy in a homemade peanut BBQ sauce.

Preparation Time
About 10 minutes
Cook Time
About 15 minutes


  1. 1Place a large, nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add oil. When hot, add onion, bell pepper and jalapeno. Cook 4-5 minutes, stirring every so often. Add garlic, cook another minute.

  2. 2Add chili powder, cumin and oregano, stir to combine. Add chicken and cook 3-4 minutes, breaking it up with a wooden spoon.
  3. 3Add ketchup and sugar, cook 2-3 minutes, stirring until thick. Add peanuts, cook another minute.
  4. 4Top each roll with filling and serve.

Nutritional Information

Serving Size: 1 sloppie

Amount Per Serving:
  • Calories 412
  • Total Fat 17.3 g
  • Total Carbohydrate 39.6 g
  • Protein 27.9 g
  • Cholesterol -- mg
  • Sodium 703 mg
  • Fiber 3.4 g

Additional Information

Recipe Category: Lunch

Recipe Subcategory: Sandwiches and Burgers

Recipe Ethnicity: N/A

Dietetic Info:
  • Glycemic Index:
  • Gluten Free: No

Vegetarian/Allergen Info: Contains Poultry, Peanuts

NOTE: Glycemic Index Scale: Low=0-55, Medium=56-69, High=70 or greater.