Baked Beans Sloppy Joes

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Baked Beans Sloppy Joes
Serves 6 Prep Time 15 minutes Cook Time 15 minutes Easy As


  • 500 g lean beef mince
  • ½ red capsicum, deseeded and chopped
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 420 g can Wattie's Baked Beans
  • ¼ cup Wattie's BBQ Sauce
  • 6 hamburger buns
  • 1 red onion, thinly sliced


  1. Heat a dash of oil in a frying pan. Add the mince and brown over a medium high heat, breaking up the mince with a fork if necessary.
  2. Add red capsicum and onion and continue cooking for 2-3 minutes. Stir in Wattie’s Baked Beans. Add Wattie's BBQ Sauce and ¼ cup water. Bring to the boil. Reduce heat and simmer for 5 minutes or until mince is cooked.
  3. Cut and toast hamburger buns. Spoon mince onto the hamburger bun bases. Top with red onion and top with the burger bun.

Switch it up

  • Try Wattie’s Chilli Beans to replace Wattie’s Baked Beans.
  • No hamburger buns? Use toasted bread rolls, thick sliced bread or bagels.
  • To freeze: Allow cooked mince filling to cool before freezing in an airtight container. Thaw in refrigerator before reheating. Will freeze for up to 1 month.