Having some friends over to watch the game? Not sure what to make for your next tailgate? Great food can help get everyone get their game face on!

Rania Harris is helping to do her part and get your pre-game party off to a great start with this week’s Heinz Red Zone recipe for Classic Sloppy Joes!

Don’t forget to tune into the PNC Steelers Huddle Show each Saturday after the 11:00pm news on KDKA-TV for more of Rania’s recipes!

Classic Sloppy Joes


1 tablespoon Vegetable oil
1/2 cup Chopped onion
1/3 cup Chopped green pepper
1 pound Lean ground beef
1-1/2 cups Heinz® Tomato Ketchup
2 tablespoons Brown sugar
1 tablespoon Heinz® Worcestershire Sauce
1/4 teaspoon Salt
1/4 teaspoon Pepper
8 Sandwich buns

1. Heat oil in a large frying pan set over medium-high heat. Cook onion and pepper for 5 minutes.

2. Add beef to the pan. Cook, stirring until browned, about 5 to 10 minutes. Drain off fat.

3. Stir in Ketchup, brown sugar, Worcestershire sauce, salt, and pepper. Simmer over medium-low heat, stirring occasionally, for 10 minutes or until slightly thickened. Serve on sandwich buns.

Serves: 8