Each year families and friends across the country gather together to watch the biggest game of the year. Whether you’re a fan of the great commercials or a football fanatic, you’ll most likely be eating some amazing appetizers and food while watching the game. These RITZ Sloppy Joe Sliders are the perfect game day appetizer, they are always a huge hit in our house.
This year I’m so excited to be teaming up with Coca-Cola & NABISCO to bring you fun entertaining tips and recipes perfect for the Big Game! Score BIG by using Coca-Cola & NABISCO “Home Bowl“ products and visiting HomeBowl.com for entertaining ideas and inspiration for upcoming game day parties. Coca-Cola & NABISCO create the perfect lineup to bring your family together for the most anticipated football game of the year!
Not only are you getting an awesome recipe today, two lucky winners will have the chance to receive a Coca-Cola & NABISCO “Home Bowl” Prize Pack valued at $400! Find all the details at the bottom of this post.
- 1/2 Cup Onion, finely diced
- 1/2 Red Bell Pepper, finely diced
- 1/2 Green Bell Pepper, finely diced
- 1 Pound Ground Beef, 90/10
- 1 1/2 Teaspoons minced Garlic
- 2 Tablespoons Brown Sugar
- 2 Tablespoons Worcestershire Sauce
- 2 Tablespoons Dijon Mustard
- 1 Cup Ketchup
- 1/3 Cup Apple Cider Vinegar
- 1 Tablespoon Chili Powder
- 1/2 Teaspoon Smoked Paprika
- Salt & Pepper to taste
- 3 Tablespoons Butter, Olive Oil can be substituted
- RITZ Crackers
- Shredded Cheddar Cheese, optional
- Over medium heat melt butter in a large skillet.
- Add onion, stir occasionally until onions are translucent.
- Add bell peppers, continue to cook for about a two minutes. Being sure to stir occasionally.
- Add garlic, stir and then add ground beef.
- Using the back of a large spoon or meat chopper break ground beef apart, allow the beef to cook for 3 - 5 minutes.
- Add mustard, worcestershire, chili powder, paprika, and brown sugar. Stir to combine everything.
- Add ketchup, vinegar, and season with salt and pepper to taste.
- Turn heat to low and let simmer for about 15-20 minutes.
- Using a small spoon scoop the sloppy joe mixture on to RITZ Crackers and top with another cracker. Add shredded cheese if desired.
Be sure to pick up some Coca-Cola to serve along side your RITZ Sloppy Joe Sliders, they make the perfect game day combo! Don’t forget to look for Coca-Cola & NABISCO “Home Bowl“ products in stores nationwide right now!
Ready to win?! Enter the “Home Bowl” Prize Pack Sweepstakes:
1. Create a custom pinboard on Pinterest named: “Coca-Cola & NABISCO #HomeBowlHeroContest”
2. Pin your favorite game day recipes, party tips, and tricks to the board and include #HomeBowlHeroContest in the caption
3. Copy your unique Pinterest pinboard URL and paste the link into a comment on this blog post below with the hashtag #HomeBowlHeroContest and your email address (so I can contact you if you win, I promise to NOT SPAM!)
(Sweepstakes ends on Thursday, January 28th at 11:59 pm MST. The winner will be chosen at random via random.org and will be contacted within 24 hours of being picked. The winner will have 24 hours to respond via the email address provided in the entry to accept the prize pack otherwise, another winner will be chosen. This prize pack was provided by The Coca-Cola Company. The Coca-Cola Company is not a sponsor, administrator or connected in any other way with this contest. You’re not required to promote Coca-Cola or NABISCO for a chance to win, although if you choose to do so please remember to use the #HomeBowlHeroContest hashtag or another disclosure that you are posting the photo or link as part of a contest entry. Must be 18 years or older, and live in the United States. No P.O. Box addresses will be accepted. Prize Packs will be fulfilled via Fast Horse, The Crafted Sparrow is not liable for any lost or stolen packages.)
DISCLOSURE | This post is sponsored and written by me as part of a partnership with The Coca-Cola Company and Mondelez Global LLC. All opinions and ideas are my own. Prizes provided by The Coca-Cola Company and Mondelez Global LLC. The Coca-Cola Company and Mondelez Global LLC is not a sponsor, administrator or connected in any other way with this program.