If you’re looking for a delicious Sloppy Joe recipe with a tasty twist, then give my Mom’s Sloppy Joes with Chicken Gumbo Soup a try. They’re a delicious healthy option that’s low in fat, carbs, and calories but loaded with lots of savory flavors!
My Mom’s Sloppy Joes have been made the same way as long as I can remember, and our family loves them.
They’re a little different than regular old Sloppy Joes because her recipe is made with a can of chicken gumbo soup and a touch of dried thyme, which makes these messy sandwiches incredibly good.
It’s an old-time recipe she got from her sister-in-law over 50 years ago! We’ve shared many of my Mom’s famous recipes like her easy no-fuss turkey, brown paper bag apple pie, and Hungarian goulash, to name a few and I’m so glad I was able to recreate and share many of them before she passed away.
I was searching to find the origin of this recipe and found “Chicken Gumbo Sloppy Joes” by Campbell’s Kitchen. I’m guessing my Aunt got this recipe from Campbell’s and my Mom added a little dried thyme, some ketchup, 1/2 can of water and a dash of salt….