Better Than Ever Sloppy Joes w/ Sweety Drop Salad
Ready in 20 Minutes
IN YOUR BOX
local ground beef (Broyles’ Beef)
mirepoix (carrot, celery, onion)
roasted red peppers
roasted minced garlic
sloppy joe sauce (Happy Food Co.)
cheese curds (Bongards Premium Cheese)
sweety drop peppers
local million dollar pickles (Good Natured Family Farms)
FROM YOUR KITCHEN
medium skillet with lid
salt and pepper
1. TOAST THE NAAN
WARM medium skillet over high heat.
ADD three pieces of flatbread to skillet and lightly brown on both sides.
REPEAT step above with remaining naan.
2. MAKE THE SLOPPY JOE FILLING
SAUTÉ the beef, mirepoix, hatch chiles, red peppers and garlic to same medium skillet over medium-high heat. Sauté until meat is cooked through. Season generously with salt and pepper
ADD the brown sugar and sloppy joe sauce to beef mixture.
FILL the sloppy joe sauce container with a little water, swish around and pour into beef mixture. We want to make sure you use all of of this good sauce! Stir to combine.
COVER with lid, reduce heat to medium-low and simmer for 10 minutes or until carrots are soft.
3. PREPARE THE SALAD
While the joes are getting sloppy...
TOSS spring mix, cheese curds, sweety drop peppers and balsamic vinaigrette in a medium bowl. Make sure to shake dressing beforehand to mix well. (★ What are sweety drop peppers? See note below.)
★ Sweety Drop Peppers: Petits poivrons, also known as “sweety drops,” are small tear-shaped peppers that originated in the Peruvian Amazon. They’re a unique pepper that have both a sweet and sour taste with the pepper seed being a combination of a cherry and jalapeño pepper.
4. SERVE & ENJOY!
SERVE the sloppy joe filling and pickles on top of the toasted flatbread with the salad on the side.
ENJOY this meal with one of our drink pairings!
★TIP: Please recycle your dinner kit packaging. Our containers are compostable and made from plant-based materials.
Wine: Dark Horse Brut Rosé (California Sparkling Wine)
Offers a lively palate with hints of red fruit, complemented by delicate bubbles and a refined, subtle finish.
Beer: Boulevard Space Camper IPA
Juicy IPA bursting with tropical fruit flavors and aromas of nectar and citrus.
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At Happy Food Co., we source our ingredients from the finest local and regional suppliers so you can feel great about what you’re putting on the table.
We know that eating well is important to you, and we’re delighted to be part of your evening dinner. Hope you enjoy this meal as much as we loved designing it for you.
— Chef K
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