Bolognese & Pasta

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Melissa McGowan

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Difficulty

Medium 👍
10
min.
Preparation
45
min.
Baking
5
min.
Resting

Ingredients

Servings:-4+
carrots
½ onion
3 cloves garlic
4 tbsp tomato purée
400 canned diced tomatoes
1 tbsp dried basil
1 tsp sugar
1 tbsp salt
1 tbsp pepper
250 ml red wine
500 g ground beef
400 g pasta
Metric
Imperial

Utensils

  • frying pan
  • wooden spoon
  • cutting board
  • knife
  • Step 1/4

    • carrots
    • ½ onion
    • 3 cloves garlic
    • 500 g ground beef
    • frying pan
    • wooden spoon
    • cutting board
    • knife

    Set the oven to 180 degrees centigrade (fan) and warm a large large frying pan on medium. Break apart ground beef & cook in the frying pan. While the beef is cooking, dice the carrots & onion then crush the garlic. Once the beef has browned, add the carrots, onion & garlic to the frying pan.

  • Step 2/4

    • 4 tbsp tomato purée
    • 1 tbsp dried basil
    • 1 tsp sugar
    • 1 tbsp salt
    • 1 tbsp pepper
    • 250 ml red wine

    Add the tomato purée, basil, salt and pepper to the mixture. Stir the mixture to combine all the ingredients together. Add the red wine and increase the heat to high to burn off the alcohol. Let the bolognese cook on high for 5 minutes

  • Step 3/4

    • 400 canned diced tomatoes

    In a dutch oven, add the canned tomatoes and transfer the bolognese. Mix the tomatoes and bolognese together. Place the Dutch oven into the oven for 45 minutes.

  • Step 4/4

    • 400 g pasta

    15-20 minutes before the the bolognese is ready, boil salt water in a pot. Add the pasta. Once the pasta is cooked, drain the water. Plate the pasta and bolognese.