In a large skillet over medium heat, brown ground beef with green pepper, onion and black pepper until beef is cooked through.
Drain off excess fat and transfer beef to slow cooker/crockpot
Add all other ingredients EXCEPT Burger buns, lettuce and tomato, cover and set to cook on low for 5 - 7 hours
Serve on toasted burger buns with lettuce and tomato or as you wish
Recipe from Food.com
Now there's something I never would have thought of. How clever! Thanks, Dave.