Quick and Easy Spaghetti Bolognese

10 mins

40 minutes

4 people

Another easy meal from my quick cooking recipes is Spaghetti Bolognese which is quick and easy and even Banting Friendly

This Spaghetti Bolognese dish not only takes about 30 minutes to complete and is also very easy on the budget strings.

I often make this when I am tired and hungry and do not feel like cooking a big meal, but also use if often if people spring a surprise visit.

Ingredients for Spaghetti Bolognese

  • 300 to 400 grams beef mince depending on how many people you cooking for.
  • 1med to large onion finely chopped.
  • 425 gram tin chopped tomato.
  • 1 large clove of fresh garlic which, by the way has a lot of medical benefits) 
  • 2 tablespoons red vinegar
  • 1/4 cup Worcester sauce
  • 2 heaped spoons Tomato sauce (ketchup).
  • 1/2 tsp crushed fresh ginger 
  • 2 sprig of thyme. 
  • ground pepper.
  • ground sea salt.
  • 500g Spaghetti or sliced zucchini for the  Banters.

You can also add some freshly sliced mushrooms to the sauce, as well as sliced green peppers.

The beauty about this dish is that you can use your own imagination



Method 

  • Place a large saucepan on your hob and pour in the oil and heat.
  • Add onions and cook until soft.
  • Next add your garlic, ginger, whilst stirring, taking care it don't burn.
  •  Add your beef mince, herbs ,and stir.
  • Add  vinegar, Worcestershire  sauce and stir so all the mince is coated, cook for app 2 minutes.  
  • Now add your crushed tomato, (optional extra fruit chutney sweet Chillie sauce) 
  • Reduce heat add ketchup and simmer for 40  minutes stirring occasionally.
  • Using a hand potato masher, mash your mince sauce taking out the large lumps
  • Ground sea salt to taste
  • Ground black pepper to taste
  • Cook Pasta as per instructions on the packet

Plating 



  • Place the spaghetti in a large deep  serving dish.
  • Pour the sauce over it and mix gently.
  • Sprinkle  with Parmesan cheese.
  • A nice fresh Greek or Italian salad  will always go well with this dish.
  • Fresh Rolls.





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