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So-simple spaghetti Bolognese

Make a delicious spag-bol in less than half an hour

  • Prep: 5 mins
    Cook: 25 mins
  • Serves 4
  • Easy
  • Serves 4
  • Easy
  • Calories 608
  • Carbohydrates 82
  • Saturated Fat 4
  • Sugar 10
  • Protein 43
  • Fat 14
  • Fibre 4
  • Salt 0.82

Nutrition per serving

  • Calories 608
  • Carbohydrates 82
  • Saturated Fat 4
  • Sugar 10
  • Protein 43
  • Fat 14
  • Fibre 4
  • Salt 0.82

Ingredients

  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 small carrot, chopped
  • 400g can plum tomatoes
  • ½ bunch basil, plus extra leaves, to serve
  • ½ recipe Multi mince
  • 400g spaghetti or other long pasta
  • 25g toasted breadcrumbs

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Method

  1. Heat the oil in non-stick frying pan. Tip in the carrot and cook for 5 mins to soften. Scoop out the tomatoes from the can and add to the pan, and cook for 5 mins more. Pour over the tomato juice and basil, then simmer for 15 mins. Whizz together in a blender until smooth. This sauce can be frozen for up to 3 months.

  2. Heat through with the Multi mince. Cook spaghetti according to pack instructions. Reserve some of the cooking water, drain and tip the pasta into the pan along with the sauce. Toss together, thinning with pasta water, if needed, and serve with the extra basil leaves on top and the breadcrumbs.

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