Skillet Turkey Sloppy Joes

A classic weeknight dinner with turkey, green peppers, and onions in a tangy tomato sauce. Perfect on crusty rolls with a side of macaroni & cheese and green salad - dinner is served!

Course Dinner
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 8 servings
Calories 279 kcal
Author Kelly Miller


  • 2 lbs ground turkey
  • 1 green pepper diced
  • 1 onion diced
  • 16 oz tomato sauce
  • 2 (1.3 oz) packets sloppy joe seasoning
  • 2 tbsp brown sugar
  • 8 crusty rolls


  1. Brown ground turkey in a deep skillet, drain, and return to pan. Stir in green pepper and onion and saute over medium high heat for 5 minutes.

  2. Stir in tomato sauce, seasoning mix, and brown sugar. Continue to cook on medium high heat for 5 minutes.

  3. Reduce to low, cover, and simmer an additional 5 minutes or until peppers are tender. Serve on rolls.

Nutrition Facts
Skillet Turkey Sloppy Joes
Amount Per Serving
Calories 279 Calories from Fat 36
% Daily Value*
Fat 4g6%
Cholesterol 62mg21%
Sodium 603mg26%
Potassium 617mg18%
Carbohydrates 29g10%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 6g7%
Protein 31g62%
Vitamin A 330IU7%
Vitamin C 16.9mg20%
Calcium 57mg6%
Iron 2.7mg15%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.