You are here: Home » Recipes » Sloppy Joes from Harmony Sunflowers 4-H Club Sloppy Joes from Harmony Sunflowers 4-H Club Recipe by American Profile Yield 20 servings An easy-to-prepare recipe for cookouts or picnics PrintEmail "I made up this recipe in the 1960s during my 10 years as a 4-H leader. My son recently spoke with a 4-H agent who still carries my recipe in his wallet!" Ingredients 4 pounds ground beef1 medium onion, chopped1 ounce chili powder4 cups ketchup12 ounces tomato juice1 sleeve (1/4 pound) saltine crackers, crumbled Instructions Brown ground beef and onion in a large pot. Drain excess grease. Stir in remaining ingredients. Simmer until thick. If sauce is too thick, add 1/2-cup tomato juice or water. Makes enough to serve on 20 hamburger buns. Tips From Our Test Kitchen: This recipe is easy to double or triple for large gatherings, and it freezes well. Vi Swisher, Piedmont, Kan.