Easy Spaghetti Bolognese Recipe

Spaghetti Bolognese is one meal that the whole family agree is tasty and delicious . Follow my easy spaghetti bolognese recipe and  have them coming back for seconds. For picky eaters or younger members of the family you could blitz the meat mixture with a hand held soup blender to get rid of any ‘lumps’.


  • Spaghetti Bologense500g Minced Beef/lamb/turkey
  • 1 onion chopped finely
  • 2 or 3 carrots chopped finely
  • 10 – 15 Mushrooms
  • 1 Tin Tomatoes or 1 Jar Passata
  • Mixed Herbs (oregano and Marjoram)
  • Half a stick Celery
  • 1 Bay Leaf
  • 1 beef or mushroom stock cube/pot


  • No need for oil, heat your saucepan and brown your mince.
  • Remove meat and add onions, cook until softened.
  • Add the chopped carrots and mince back to the pan.
  • Add the herbs and bay leaf, cover and cook for 10 minutes.
  • Once the carrots begin to soften add the tomatoes and stock – there is no need for water.
  • Cover and cook for 20 minutes on a low heat.
  • Cook your pasta. Once your pasta is ready blend your meat sauce if you wish and spoon over the pasta. Sprinkle with cheese and enjoy.

Top tip: If you make a double batch of the meat sauce it can be turned into Lasagne for the following day.

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