The best spaghetti bolognese recipe

Canned tomato recipes

21 Recipes

Use up a storecupboard essential with our canned tomato recipes. Try chopped or whole tinned tomatoes in our pasta, curry and chilli recipes.

617 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

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

2 hrs and 15 mins
Easy
2,061 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A Cajun-inspired rice pot recipe with spicy Spanish sausage, sweet peppers and tomatoes

55 mins
Easy
Healthy
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749 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Come home to a warming bowlful of this filling, low-fat soup

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
134 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

When you’ve got rich tinned tomatoes and intense, fruity SunBlush tomatoes, there’s no reason not to enjoy homemade tomato soup in the depths of winter.

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
14 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

You'll never buy ready-made jars of pasta sauce again after trying this simple, easy blend with garlic and oregano

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
118 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

For a great night in, whip up this warming meal, serve with a bit of naan and get comfy on the sofa

35 mins
Easy
Vegan
133 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Save time and money with this simple and tasty sauce, great with pasta, meat or fish

15 mins
Easy
Vegan
117 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Want to use up the cans cluttering up your cupboards? This satisfying veggie chickpea curry is made in four easy steps and counts as three of your five-a-day

55 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
39 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

An easy storecupboard supper, that can be out of the oven and on the dinner table in 25 minutes

25 mins
Easy
367 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

A comforting veggie main packed with rich Italian flavours

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
184 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A budget rice dish flavoured with rosemary, basil and sweet cherry tomatoes. An ideal midweek supper

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
586 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

The secret to this shepherd's pie filling is to choose big carrots so they don’t lose their texture when cooked

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
196 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Slightly sweet with added richness from the coconut milk, this simple vegan curry is a winner. It's also freezable if you need a quick midweek fix

1 hr
Easy
Vegan
343 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Do something different with a pack of tortellini. This filling soup is full of fibre and veg, plus it's low in fat. The perfect lunch or supper

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
82 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Make a change from pasta with this Italian-style midweek meal

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
15 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

An easy spaghetti for all the family that requires little or no shopping

15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
151 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This warming vegetarian chilli is a low-fat, healthy option that packs in the veggies and flavour. Serve with Tabasco sauce, soured cream or yogurt

1 hr and 45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
161 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy this gooey cheese and chicken pasta bake for the ultimate weekday family dinner. Serve straight from the dish with a dressed green salad 

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
45 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Double the amounts for this one-pot black bean chilli, then freeze the leftovers for busy days. It tastes just as great reheated as it does freshly cooked

40 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
6 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Make these five-ingredient baked eggs with tomatoes and beans using storecupboard staples. It's a quick, easy, tasty and healthy dish

25 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
114 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Whip up this easy version of the traditional Spanish seafood dish straight from the storecupboard. Add extras such as chorizo and peas if you like

40 mins
Easy
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