We ran across this recipe last week watching the Deen brothers on Southern Fried Road Trip. They stopped by a cute little restaurant where one of the most popular items was a tomato pie. Now I have to admit, when I was growing up I was not a huge tomato fan. In the south, EVERYONE always had at least one tomato plant in their garden and tomatoes were a staple for quick sandwiches in the sweltering heat. Only over the past few years have I started learning to LOVE them.
I’ll be honest; I’ve never tried a Manwich. It hasn’t looked too appealing to me over the years, but that’s just me. I grew up with homemade sloppy joes, which my mother called Spoonburgers. This is, presumably, because you practically have to eat them with a spoon, as they’re definitely sloppy! I love making them all the time, because they’re quick, easy, and last for a few meals.