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Baja Chicken Sloppy Joes Sliders

Be the star for your own halftime show when you whip up these 10 ingredient Baja Chicken Sloppy Joes Sliders full of a mouthwatering combination of sweet, tangy, and spicy flavors in about 20 minutes.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time20 mins
Servings: 12 sliders

Ingredients

  • 2 tbsp bacon fat substitute fat of choice
  • 1 pound ground chicken
  • 2 large cloves garlic minced
  • 1 small jalapeno pepper seeded and finely diced
  • 1 tbsp Homemade Taco Seasoning Mix
  • 1 tbsp brown sugar
  • 2 tbsp lime juice
  • 1 14-ounce can fire roasted tomatoes
  • 2 tbsp tomato paste
  • 1/4 cup Chopped cilantro
  • crushed red pepper if desired
  • Slider buns
  • Desired toppings

Instructions

  • Heat bacon fat in a large skillet over medium heat. Add chicken, cook 1-2 minutes.
  • Mix in garlic, jalapeño, taco seasoning, and brown sugar. Cook 2-3 minutes. Stir in lime juice.
  • Stir tomatoes and tomato paste. Bring to a low boil, then reduce heat. Simmer 10 minutes or until slightly thickened.
  • Mix in chopped cilantro. Add red pepper if desired and a squeeze of lime.
  • Serve on slider buns with desired toppings.

Notes

Find the recipe for my Homemade Taco Seasoning Mix here!