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Saturday, May 16, 2009


Sloppy Sam

(This recipe has been modified to what I had in the house)

3 cups water

1 cup lentils, rinsed

salt to taste (optional)

1 Tbsp of Dried onion

2 cloves garlic, minced (I used minced 2 tbsp)

6 ounce can tomato paste (filled can twice with water)

1/4 cup ketchup

1 teaspoon mustard powder

1 tablespoon chili powder

3 tablespoons molasses

1 dash Worcestershire sauce

salt and ground black pepper to taste

4 hamburger buns, split

Combine water and lentils in a saucepan; season to taste with salt if desired,

Bring to a boil over high heat, then reduce heat to medium-low, cover, and

simmer until tender, about 30 minutes, stirring occasionally.

Dropped the dried onions and the garlic in to mix. Let simmer a few mins

Stirred in tomato paste filled the can with water twice poured in ketchup

mustard powder ( or mustard from the frig), chili powder, molasses and

Worcestershire sauce; simmer 5 to10 minutes until thickened.

"Sloppy joe"consistency. Serve on buns.

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