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Chicken Parmesan Sloppy Joes

Chicken Parmesan Sloppy Joes are an easy weeknight dinner recipe made with ground chicken tossed in marinara, basil pesto and Parmesan cheese topped with shredded mozzarella and served on a toasted garlic butter brioche bun.

Chicken Parmesan Sloppy Joes are an easy weeknight dinner recipe made with ground chicken tossed in marinara, basil pesto and Parmesan cheese topped with shredded mozzarella and served on a toasted garlic butter brioche bun.



Chicken Parmesan Sloppy Joes are a delicious ground chicken recipe with tons of flavour.

Chicken Parmesan Sloppy Joes are an easy weeknight dinner recipe made with ground chicken tossed in marinara, basil pesto and Parmesan cheese topped with shredded mozzarella and served on a toasted garlic butter brioche bun.

These cheesy chicken sloppy joes are a fun twist on traditional sloppy joes.

ground chicken sloppy joe mixture in a saute pan

This ground chicken sloppy joe recipe takes less than thirty minutes from start to finish and serves four people.

Chicken Parmesan Sloppy Joes are an easy weeknight dinner recipe made with ground chicken tossed in marinara, basil pesto and Parmesan cheese topped with shredded mozzarella and served on a toasted garlic butter brioche bun.

Printable Recipe Card with a Full List of Ingredients and Instructions is Located at the Bottom of the Post.

Be sure to read through the entire post so that you don’t miss out on any important tips and tricks!

To make these sloppy joes, I started by dumping some ground chicken into a large saute pan over medium-high heat.

raw ground chicken in a saute pan

I crumbled the ground chicken well as it cooked.

ground chicken cooking in a saute pan

I added some diced onions to the pan with the ground chicken while it was cooking.

diced onions on top of ground chicken cooking in a saute pan

I stirred the onions and ground chicken together well.

ground chicken and diced onions cooking in a saute pan

Once the ground chicken was fully cooked, I added some marinara sauce, basil pesto, salt and pepper to the pan.

spices and marinara sauce on top of cooked ground chicken in a saute pan

I stirred until all of the ground chicken was coated in sauce. 

ground chicken and marinara mixture in a saute pan

Then I reduced the heat to low and added some shredded Parmesan cheese to the pan.

shredded Parmesan cheese on top of ground chicken and marinara mixture in a saute pan

I stirred until the Parmesan cheese was melted and then left the mixture to continue cooking over low heat while I prepared the buns.

ground chicken sloppy joe mixture in a large saute pan with marinara

I placed some brioche buns in a single layer on a baking sheet.

brioche buns in a single layer on a baking sheet

I spread the buns with garlic margarine.

brioche buns in a single layer on a baking sheet spread with garlic margarine

Then I placed the baking sheet in the oven and toasted the buns for five minutes.

After five minutes I removed the toasted garlic buns from the oven.

I spoon the chicken sloppy joe mixture onto the bottom buns.

Chicken Parmesan Sloppy Joes are an easy weeknight dinner recipe made with ground chicken tossed in marinara, basil pesto and Parmesan cheese topped with shredded mozzarella and served on a toasted garlic butter brioche bun.

I sprinkled some shredded mozzarella cheese on top of the chicken mixture.

Chicken Parmesan Sloppy Joes are an easy weeknight dinner recipe made with ground chicken tossed in marinara, basil pesto and Parmesan cheese topped with shredded mozzarella and served on a toasted garlic butter brioche bun.

I placed the top buns over the cheese.

Chicken Parmesan Sloppy Joes are an easy weeknight dinner recipe made with ground chicken tossed in marinara, basil pesto and Parmesan cheese topped with shredded mozzarella and served on a toasted garlic butter brioche bun.

Then the chicken sloppy joes were ready to serve.

This sloppy joe recipe is an easy family friendly recipe perfect for weeknights.

Chicken Parmesan Sloppy Joes are an easy weeknight dinner recipe made with ground chicken tossed in marinara, basil pesto and Parmesan cheese topped with shredded mozzarella and served on a toasted garlic butter brioche bun.

If you are looking for a simple recipe using ground chicken, then you need to try these Chicken Parmesan Sloppy Joes!

Chicken Parmesan Sloppy Joes are an easy weeknight dinner recipe made with ground chicken tossed in marinara, basil pesto and Parmesan cheese topped with shredded mozzarella and served on a toasted garlic butter brioche bun.

More Easy Sloppy Joe Recipes You’ll Love…

PRINTABLE VERSION OF THE RECIPE CAN BE FOUND AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE

Ingredients You’ll Need to Make These Chicken Parmesan Sloppy Joes:

  • 1 lb lean ground chicken
  • 1 cup diced yellow onion
  • 24 oz marinara sauce
  • 2 tbsp basil pesto
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp pepper
  • 1/3 cup shredded Parmesan cheese
  • 4 brioche buns
  • 1/4 cup garlic margarine or butter
  • 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese

How to Make Chicken Parmesan Sloppy Joes:

  1. Preheat oven to 400F for toasting the buns.
  2. Dump the ground chicken into a large saute pan over medium – high heat.
  3. Crumble the ground chicken well as it cooks.
  4. Add the diced onions to the pan with the ground chicken while it’s cooking.
  5. Stir the ground chicken and diced onions together well.
  6. Once the ground chicken is completely cooked, add the marinara, basil pesto, salt and pepper to the pan.
  7. Stir until the ground chicken is completely coated in the sauce.
  8. Reduce the heat to low and add the shredded Parmesan to the pan.
  9. Stir well again and leave the mixture to continue cooking over low heat while you prepare the buns.
  10. Lay the brioche buns in a single layer on a baking sheet.
  11. Spread the garlic margarine on the buns.
  12. Place the baking sheet in the oven and toast the buns for 5 minutes.
  13. Once the buns are toasted, spoon the sloppy joe mixture onto the bottom buns.
  14. Sprinkle the shredded mozzarella cheese on top of the sloppy joe mixture and then cover with the top buns.
  15. Serve and enjoy!

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Yield: 4 large sandwiches

Chicken Parmesan Sloppy Joes

Chicken Parmesan Sloppy Joes are an easy weeknight dinner recipe made with ground chicken tossed in marinara, basil pesto and Parmesan cheese topped with shredded mozzarella and served on a toasted garlic butter brioche bun.

Chicken Parmesan Sloppy Joes are an easy weeknight dinner recipe made with ground chicken tossed in marinara, basil pesto and Parmesan cheese topped with shredded mozzarella and served on a toasted garlic butter brioche bun.

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 lb lean ground chicken
  • 1 cup diced yellow onion
  • 24 oz marinara sauce
  • 2 tbsp basil pesto
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp pepper
  • 1/3 cup shredded Parmesan cheese
  • 4 brioche buns
  • 1/4 cup garlic margarine or butter
  • 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 400F for toasting the buns.
  2. Dump the ground chicken into a large saute pan over medium - high heat.
  3. Crumble the ground chicken well as it cooks.
  4. Add the diced onions to the pan with the ground chicken while it's cooking.
  5. Stir the ground chicken and diced onions together well.
  6. Once the ground chicken is completely cooked, add the marinara, basil pesto, salt and pepper to the pan.
  7. Stir until the ground chicken is completely coated in the sauce.
  8. Reduce the heat to low and add the shredded Parmesan to the pan.
  9. Stir well again and leave the mixture to continue cooking over low heat while you prepare the buns.
  10. Lay the brioche buns in a single layer on a baking sheet.
  11. Spread the garlic margarine on the buns.
  12. Place the baking sheet in the oven and toast the buns for 5 minutes.
  13. Once the buns are toasted, spoon the sloppy joe mixture onto the bottom buns.
  14. Sprinkle the shredded mozzarella cheese on top of the sloppy joe mixture and then cover with the top buns.
  15. Serve and enjoy!

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