Recipe courtesy of Nadia G
Episode: Fan-tastic Foods
Total:
40 min
Active:
15 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
40 min
Active:
15 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 pounds/675 g ground beef
  • 3 thick slices pancetta, diced
  • 1 tablespoon/15 ml olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 carrot, diced
  • 1 celery stalk, diced
  • 1 onion, minced
  • 1 red bell pepper, diced
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 cups/500 ml San Marzano tomatoes, pureed
  • 1/2 cup/125 ml Parmigiano-Reggiano, Piave or pecorino cheese, grated, plus more, shaved, for garnish
  • 1/2 cup/125 ml ketchup or chili sauce
  • 2 tablespoons/30 ml smoked paprika
  • 2 tablespoons/30 ml brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon/15 ml red wine vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon/15 ml Worcestershire sauce
  • Pinch cayenne pepper
  • A couple fresh thyme sprigs, minced
  • 1 jalapeno pepper, minced
  • Chopped chives, for garnish
  • 4 hamburger buns

Directions

Watch how to make this recipe.

Brown the beef and pancetta in the oil in a large skillet until golden brown, about 5 minutes. Stir in the garlic, carrots, celery, onions and bell peppers and sprinkle with salt and black pepper. Add the tomatoes, cheese, ketchup, paprika, sugar, vinegar, Worcestershire, cayenne, thyme and jalapeno and bring to a boil. Reduce the heat to a simmer and cook, covered, 15 minutes. Taste and adjust the seasoning, and then stir in chives. 

Toast the buns in a grill pan. Divide the beef between the buns on 4 plates and garnish with shaved cheese.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Sloppy Jerk

Recipe courtesy of Patricia Thomas|Troy Thomas

Sloppy Shmoes

Recipe courtesy of Wayne Harley Brachman

Sloppy Joes

Recipe courtesy of Ellie Krieger

Sloppy Lous

Recipe courtesy of Rachael Ray

Sloppy Janes

Recipe courtesy of Food Network

Cooking Tips 3 Videos

Step-by-step photos

Eggs 101: Poached 01:24

These easy steps will have you poaching eggs to perfection in no time.

Similar Topics:

On TV

Unique Eats

10am | 9c

Unique Eats

10:30am | 9:30c

Unique Eats

11am | 10c

Unique Eats

11:30am | 10:30c

Man Fire Food

12pm | 11c

Man Fire Food

12:30pm | 11:30c

Man Fire Food

1pm | 12c

Man Fire Food

1:30pm | 12:30c

Man Fire Food

2:30pm | 1:30c

Man Fire Food

3:30pm | 2:30c

Man Fire Food

4:30pm | 3:30c

Man Fire Food

5:30pm | 4:30c

Man Fire Food

6:30pm | 5:30c

Man Fire Food

7:30pm | 6:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Guilty Pleasures

8pm | 7c

Guilty Pleasures

8:30pm | 7:30c

Unwrapped 2.0

10pm | 9c

Unwrapped 2.0

10:30pm | 9:30c

Good Eats

11pm | 10c

Good Eats

11:30pm | 10:30c

Guilty Pleasures

12:30am | 11:30c

Unwrapped 2.0

2:30am | 1:30c

Good Eats

3am | 2c

Good Eats

3:30am | 2:30c

So Much Pretty Food Here