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Honey BBQ Chicken Sloppy Joes

Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword Chicken, sandwich
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Servings 4 sandwiches


  • ½ cup ketchup
  • ½ cup bbq sauce
  • 2 ½ tablespoon honey
  • 1 tsp hot sauce
  • 1 ½ tablespoon soy sauce
  • ½ teaspoon garlic powder
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • ¼ tsp black pepper
  • 1 ¼ lb ground chicken
  • 1 small onion, diced
  • 8 sliced bacon, cooked crisp
  • 4 slices cheddar cheese
  • 4 kaiser buns


  • In a medium bowl, mix together ketchup, bbq, honey, hot sauce, soy sauce, garlic powder, salt, and pepper. Set aside.
  • In a rimmed skillet, cook the chicken and the onion over medium heat. While chicken is cooking, cook the bacon till crisp and set aside.
  • Once the chicken is completely cooked and onion is soft add the sauce to the skillet.
  • Turn heat to low and allow the sauce to lightly simmer for 5 minutes.
  • Prepare the buns as the meat simmer. Toast in the oven or flat top. The buns will brown quickly so keep a close eye on the buns.
  • Remove buns from heat and add the cheese and bacon. Finish with sloppy joe filling. Serve immediately.