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Southwestern Sloppy Joe

Southwestern Sloppy Joe


• Turano Gourmet Sandwich Rolls
• 1/2 lb ground beef
• 1/2 lb ground pork
• Salt
• Pepper
• Vegetable spice mix
• Red bell pepper
• Red pasta sauce
• 1 onion
• 2 Avocados
• 1 lime
• 1 block of monterey jack cheese
• Olive oil
• Cheese grater


• Put olive oil into non-stick pan on medium-low heat
• Add cut peppers and onions
• Add ground beef mixture (.5 ground beef, .5 ground pork)
• Add salt, pepper, and vegetable spice mix, turning and mixing regularly
• While ground beef is cooking, cut avocado pieces into bowl with lime juice, salt, and pepper--mix, but it should not be a paste, there should still be chunks of avocado in the mixture
• Cook ground beef all the way through
• Add pasta sauce to taste in the ground beef mix and stir until hot
• Toast gourmet rolls
• Add ground beef on to toasted sandwich
• Grate cheese over the top of the ground beef on sandwich

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