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Vegan Sloppy Joes

A Lentil Sloppy Joes (vegan sloppy joes) is a delicious burger bun sandwich packed with superpowers and explosive flavors.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
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Total Time 40 mins
Course Lunch
Cuisine American
Servings 6 servings
Calories 327 kcal


  • Skillet


  • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 stalks of celery chopped
  • 1/4 cup roasted bell pepper a medium one
  • 3/4 cup chopped onion
  • 1/2 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 2 cups cooked lentils
  • 1 cup tomato puree or diced canned tomatoes
  • 1 tablespoon red wine vinegar

For serving

  • 6 hamburger buns
  • 1 avocado, sliced
  • 1 jalapeño, sliced


  • In a skillet add the oil and sauteé onions, celery, and bell pepper. When the onion is translucent add the chili powder and sugar.
  • Add the lentils, puree, red wine vinegar and a pinch of salt.
  • Leave it until the sauce starts to boil and thickens slightly.
  • To serve, add one or two tablespoons of lentils in each bun. top with sliced avocado and jalapeño slices.



Serving: 1servingCalories: 327kcalCarbohydrates: 46gProtein: 12gFat: 12gSaturated Fat: 2gSodium: 513mgPotassium: 710mgFiber: 10gSugar: 9gVitamin A: 438IUVitamin C: 17mgCalcium: 110mgIron: 5mg
Keyword lentil sloppy joe, vegan sandwiches, vegan sloppy joes


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