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Buffalo Chicken Sloppy Joes | Buffalo wing sauce fans will love these easy to make buffalo chicken sloppy Joes topped with blue cheese ranch sauce!

Buffalo Chicken Sloppy Joes

Yield: 4 -6 servings
Prep Time: 15 mins
Cook Time: 15 mins
Total Time: 30 mins
Sloppy Joes get a fun facelift with the addition of buffalo wing sauce and a delicious blue cheese ranch sauce! They’re perfect for an easy weeknight dinner or add them to your game day menu!
4.67 from 3 votes

Ingredients 

Buffalo Chicken Sloppy Joes:

  • 1 pound lean ground chicken or turkey
  • ½ of a yellow onion, diced
  • 2 carrots, diced
  • 2 stalk of celery, diced
  • 2 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • ¼ teaspoon black pepper
  • ¼ cup low sodium chicken broth or water
  • 8 ounce can tomato sauce
  • ¼ cup buffalo wing sauce, I use Frank’s Buffalo Wing Sauce
  • 1 tablespoon Worcestershire
  • 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
  • Hamburger buns for serving

Blue Cheese Ranch Sauce:

  • 1 cup plain non-fat Greek yogurt
  • 1/3 cup crumbled blue cheese
  • 3 tablespoons low-fat buttermilk
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • ½ teaspoon dried parsley, crushed between the palms of your hands
  • ¼ teaspoon dried dill
  • 1/8 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/8 teaspoon onion powder
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

Buffalo Chicken Sloppy Joes

  • Over medium high heat, spray a large skillet generously with cooking spray or add a tablespoon of oil.
  • When the skillet is hot, sauté the onion, carrots and celery until they start to soften, about 3 minutes.
  • Add in the minced garlic and sauté another minute.
  • Add in the ground chicken and break it up into crumbles with a wooden spoon.
  • Season with a teaspoon of kosher salt and black pepper to taste.
  • Cook the chicken and vegetables until the meat is cooked through and no longer pink.
  • Add in the chicken broth or water and scrape up any bits from the bottom of the skillet.
  • In a small bowl or measuring glass whisk together the tomato sauce, wing sauce, Worcestershire and apple cider vinegar.
  • Pour the sauce over the chicken and vegetables and stir together until everything is coated.
  • Turn the heat down to low and simmer for about 5 minutes until the sauce has thickened slightly.
  • Serve on hamburger buns topped with the blue cheese ranch sauce.

Blue Cheese Ranch Sauce

  • In a small bowl add in the Greek yogurt and crumbled blue cheese.
  • Use the back of a fork to mash the blue cheese into the yogurt.
  • Whisk in the buttermilk and remaining ingredients.
  • Serve immediately on top of the sloppy Joes or cover and refrigerate until ready to use.

Nutrition

Serving: 0g, Calories: 282kcal, Carbohydrates: 12g, Protein: 30g, Fat: 12g, Saturated Fat: 4g, Cholesterol: 109mg, Sodium: 1715mg, Potassium: 1072mg, Fiber: 1g, Sugar: 7g, Vitamin A: 5425IU, Vitamin C: 10.3mg, Calcium: 172mg, Iron: 1.8mg
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
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