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Bayou Beef Barbecue Recipe

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  • 1 lb ground chuck
  • 1 green pepper, chopped
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 8 oz can tomato sauce
  • 1/4 cup light brown sugar
  • 1 tbsp white or apple cider vinegar
  • 1 tbsp Emeril’s® Cajun Essence
  • Hamburger buns


  1. In large skillet over medium-high heat, cook ground chuck, green pepper and onion until beef is well browned and vegetables are tender.
  2. Stir in tomato sauce, sugar, vinegar and Cajun Essence; heat to boiling. Reduce heat to medium-low; simmer uncovered for 10 minutes or until mixture is desired thickness.
  3. Spoon barbecue onto buns.