Classic spaghetti Bolognese

Pasta recipes

41 Recipes

Delicious pasta dishes from classic spaghetti Bolognese to easy salmon linguine. Find the perfect pasta recipe for a midweek meal or entertaining guests.

Creamy courgette & bacon pasta

4.60569

(123 ratings)

A quick and creamy carbonara-style tagliatelle that showcases delicious courgettes contrasted with cream and pancetta
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Marmite & pancetta spaghetti

5

(6 ratings)

Trust us when we say it works! Even Marmite haters will love this umami pasta dish with crispy Italian bacon
  • 17 mins
  • Easy

Classic spaghetti Bolognese

5

(2 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
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy

Beer mac 'n' cheese

3.25

(10 ratings)

A staple of Manhattan's East Village, Emma Freud's cheddar and pale ale pasta dish is the ultimate comfort food...
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Seafood fideuà

3.125

(2 ratings)

Try this paella with a difference, using fideo or vermicelli pasta instead of rice, with prawns, mussels, squid, monkfish and a sprinkling of saffron
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Springtime spaghetti & meatballs

4.25

(16 ratings)

For a warmer weather take on this Italian classic replace beef with pork and swap tomato sauce with garden greens
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Walnut & red pepper pesto pasta

4.464285

(14 ratings)

Homemade pesto knocks spots off shop-bought jars. This earthy blend is a new take on the versatile Italian sauce
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Lemony prawn & pea pasta

3.825

(20 ratings)

A simple and flavoursome storecupboard prawn pasta dish that combines fresh flavours with quick cooking
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Special seafood & saffron pasta

3.75

(4 ratings)

Mussels, scallops and king prawns make this shellfish supper for two a real treat - it works just as well with spaghetti or linguini
  • 50 mins
  • More effort

Venetian duck ragu

4.798385

(31 ratings)

Cinnamon adds complexity to this slow-cooked pasta sauce, which goes perfectly with large tubular paccheri pasta, or ribbons of pappardelle
  • 2 hours and 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Pilchard puttanesca

4.6875

(4 ratings)

Raid the storecupboard and knock up this tomato-based Italian pasta supper in twenty minutes.
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Easy pesto lasagne

4.369565

(23 ratings)

This vegetarian bake from reader Lucy Nanor is packed with spinach and peas along with creamy pesto and mascarpone sauce
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Tagliatelle with vegetable ragu

4.26

(25 ratings)

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

Italian sausage & pasta pot

3.363635

(11 ratings)

This soup is hearty and packed with flavour making a simple yet satisfying freezable favourite
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Salsa spaghetti with sardines

4.583335

(9 ratings)

Storecupboard canned fish is a convenient source of omega-3 oils. Serve with wholewheat pasta, tomatoes, olives, onions and chilli
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Broccoli & sage pasta

4.42857

(7 ratings)

This healthy vegetarian pasta dish just needs to be thrown together and it's ready in a flash
  • 17 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Simple salmon with spring pasta

4.107145

(7 ratings)

Asparagus, peas and broad beans are all natural partners for fish, make them more indulgent with creamy tarragon pasta
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Lemon & pepper mackerel pasta

2.5

(2 ratings)

Choose a wholemeal version of your favourite pasta shape and serve with this light but comforting fish mix
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Crab lasagne

5

(3 ratings)

A creamy pasta bake with crab, cod and leeks that can be made ahead and frozen, then baked for an occasion
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy

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