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Bolognese recipes

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Bring on the Bolognese! This delicious Italian sauce is highly versatile and can be served, not only on spaghetti, but in pasta bakes and even tacos.

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  • Two bowls of spaghetti topped with bolognese sauce and a pan of extra sauce on the side.

    The best spaghetti bolognese recipe

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.773 ratings

    Our best ever spaghetti bolognese is super easy and a true Italian classic with a meaty, chilli sauce. This recipe comes courtesy of BBC Good Food user Andrew Balmer

  • A plate serving 5-a-day Bolognese

    5-a-day Bolognese

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.22 ratings

    Get all five of your five-a-day with this spaghetti Bolognese. The hidden veg in the sauce makes it ideal for kids and you can freeze any leftovers

  • Bolognese with a difference

    Bolognese with a difference

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.57 ratings

    A classic with a few added extras, everyone loves a good spag bol

  • A plate serving healthy bolognese with a fork

    Healthy bolognese

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.20 ratings

    This low-fat, low-calorie bolognese combines lean pork mince with fennel and cherry tomatoes to give a burst of fresh flavours and two of your five-a-day

  • Easy spaghetti bolognese in a bowl with fork

    Easy spaghetti Bolognese

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.13 ratings

    Mix pork and beef mince in this easy spaghetti bolognese that also has a splash of red wine and plenty of garlic for a filling, flavourful family supper

  • Classic spaghetti Bolognese

    Classic spaghetti Bolognese

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.10 ratings

    This classic recipe stays as true to the Italian way as possible - no garlic, white wine instead of red and a little milk splashed in at the end. A great source of iron and folate

  • Rich ragu

    Rich ragu

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.50 ratings

    A rich, versatile meat sauce: serve it Bolognese-style with spaghetti or use it as a base for lasagne or moussaka

  • Turkey bolognese pasta bake

    Turkey bolognese pasta bake

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.101 ratings

    No need to choose between tangy tomato or creamy cheese sauce – this easy bake, with turkey mince and mascarpone, has the best of both

  • Courgetti bolognese

    Courgetti bolognese

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.32 ratings

    Spiralized courgettes make a healthier alternative to pasta in the classic spaghetti bolognese – use turkey mince for a low-calorie sauce

  • Quick sausage bolognese

    Quick sausage bolognese

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.73 ratings

    Pasta, sauce, and sausages, what could be a better combination? The sausage meat adds great flavour to a simple dish

  • Veggie bolognese

    Veggie bolognese

    A star rating of 3.6 out of 5.12 ratings

    This simple spag bol with a difference is perfect for kids to help cook

  • Gnocchi bolognese with spinach

    Gnocchi bolognese with spinach

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.59 ratings

    A filling, cheesy bake that is great for lunch the nex day – if there's any left!

  • Bolognese bake

    Bolognese bake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.47 ratings

    Give your bolognese a new lease of life with penne pasta and crème fraîche

  • Speedy beef tacos

    Speedy beef tacos

    A star rating of 3 out of 5.3 ratings

    Use leftover sauce from our Spaghetti Bolognese with salami & basil recipe to rustle up these speedy beef tacos

  • Spaghetti Bolognese with salami & basil

    Spaghetti Bolognese with salami & basil

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.13 ratings

    An easy dinner favourite, this spaghetti Bolognese includes added salami and basil for a twist on a classic dish

  • Venetian duck ragu

    Venetian duck ragu

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.97 ratings

    Cinnamon adds complexity to this slow-cooked pasta sauce, which goes perfectly with large tubular paccheri pasta, or ribbons of pappardelle

  • Big-batch bolognese

    Big-batch bolognese

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.57 ratings

    Whip up a huge batch of bolognese that's fit to feed a hungry crowd, or freeze half for a speedy midweek meal

  • Low-fat turkey bolognese

    Low-fat turkey bolognese

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.45 ratings

    Swap your usual beef mince with turkey to reduce the fat content of this classic Italian sauce and serve with wholemeal pasta

  • Lamb & fennel spaghetti Bolognese

    Lamb & fennel spaghetti Bolognese

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.8 ratings

    Try out something new with mince- this pasta sauce is flavoured with fennel and rosemary and contains salty olives

  • So-simple spaghetti bolognese

    Healthy spaghetti bolognese

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.28 ratings

    Make a deliciously wholesome spaghetti bolognese in less than half an hour with our simple recipe

  • Tagliatelle with vegetable ragu

    Tagliatelle with vegetable ragu

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.44 ratings

    This veggie Bolognese-style sauce is great served with pasta and crams in three of your five-a-day

  • Speedy pasta Bolognese

    Speedy pasta Bolognese

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.22 ratings

    Why not get the kids involved in cooking too with this simple version of a classic

  • Good-for-you bolognese

    Good-for-you bolognese

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.28 ratings

    This delicious pasta sauce is packed with veg- but the kids will never guess

  • More veg, less meat summer Bolognese

    More veg, less meat summer Bolognese

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.9 ratings

    Hide peas and courgettes in this Italian favourite to up your vegetable intake - great for kids when served with pasta

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