Bowl of healthy spaghetti bolognese with pork mince and vegetables

Healthy bolognese recipes

Tuck in to one of our hearty yet healthy bolognese recipes. These lighter ragus make the most of low-fat mince and plant-based alternatives such as jackfruit and lentils.   

20 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

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

25 mins
Easy
Healthy
31 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This healthy, filling lunch provides a good balance of protein and carbs from lean steak mince and wholemeal pasta – ideal to aid muscle recovery after exercise

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
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57 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

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

1 hr and 55 mins
Easy
Healthy
16 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Cutting back on meat? Try jackfruit as an alternative. This vegan bolognese not only tastes delicious, but it counts as a whopping five of your 5-a-day

50 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
39 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Batch cook a healthy Bolognese using your slow cooker. Freeze the leftovers for easy midweek dinners when you're more pushed for time

7 hrs and 45 mins
Easy
Healthy
25 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Tuck into this full-bodied, vegetarian Bolognese-based soup with red lentils, which brings you four of your 5-a-day and plenty of fibre

50 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
19 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Try our hearty vegan bolognese for a quick, healthy and satisfying dinner. Our simple pasta dish packs in four of your 5-a-day and it's even low-fat

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
42 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

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

55 mins
Easy
Healthy
28 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

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

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
8 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

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

55 mins
Easy
Healthy
13 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Make this healthy vegan ragu base and turn it into a variety of meals, like warming lasagne, mouth-watering moussaka or a hearty bolognese

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
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