Spaghetti Bolognese

An Aussie Classic using items from our Essentials Pack and our Veggie pack. 

Preperation Time: 10 minutes
Cooking Time: 30 minutes
Serves: 6

Ingredients

1 tablespoon olive oil
1 brown onion, finely chopped
1 carrot, finely chopped
1/3 head broccoli, finely chopped
2 tblsp Minced Garlic (or fresh garlic if you prefer, but lets be real we all use jar minced garlic)
1kg Premium Beef Mince from our pack
2 x 400g cans Diced Tomatoes
1 cup Beef stock (or stock cube dissolved in water)
Sprinkle of mixed Herbs or whatever herbs you have in the pantry
Splash of soy sauce (optional)
500g spaghetti
Cheese of choice, to serve

Cooking Method

Step 1. Boil water for pasta and season with salt

Step 2. Heat the oil in a large heavy-based saucepan or stockpot over medium heat. Cook the onion, and garlic until fragrant. Add mince, using a wooden spoon to break up any lumps, cook for 5 mins or until browned. Next add carrot and broccoli and cook for 5 mins or until vegetables have softened.

Step 3. Once Water is boiling add pasta and cook for 10 – 15 minutes or until softened.

Step 4. Back to spag sauce – Add the tomato, stock, mixed herbs and soy sauce. Season with salt and pepper. Bring to the boil. Reduce the heat to low and simmer, uncovered, for 20 minutes or until the mixture has thickened slightly.

Step 5. Divide the spaghetti among bowls. Top with the bolognese sauce. Scatter over the cheese to serve

Essential Tips

Recipes don’t need to be followed exact, it’s best when you change some flavours to suit your taste buds. So add more or less of ingredients that you prefer.

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