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Picadillo Sloppy Joes
Photo: Jason Wallis; Styling: Cindy Barr 

Picadillo Sloppy Joes

Time: 40 minutes

Flavor Hit: Capers and olives add great briny flavor to the sloppy joe mixture, but feel free to omit them.

Serve with Spinach & Parmesan Salad: Combine 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice, 1 tablespoon olive oil, 1½ teaspoons Worcestershire sauce, and ¼ teaspoon freshly ground black pepper in a large bowl, stirring with a whisk. Add 4 cups baby spinach and 4 cups baby arugula; toss to coat. Sprinkle with 1 ounce shaved Parmesan cheese. CALORIES 52; FAT 3.7g (sat 1.1g); SODIUM 116mg

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