Tagliatelle Bolognese

Tagliatelle Bolognese



Serves 8

Preparation 30 minutes

Cooking 30 minutes


100g Flat Pancetta; 2 Anchovy Strips (optional); 1 tub (5.3oz) Basil Chunky Dip; 1 tub (5.3oz) Chili Red Chunky Dip; 1/4 cup of olive oil; (30g) of Butter; 1 onion chopped 1 carrot chopped; 2 cloves of garlic finely chopped; (500g) minced beef; (500g) minced pork; 1 cup of milk; 1/2 cup dry red wine; 2 cups chicken or vegetable stock; 1/4 tablespoon grated nutmeg; 500ml pureed tomatoes; 1 can chopped tomatoes; 1 bay leaf

1 Cooking vegetable mixture. Heat fry-pan and add butter and 2 tbsp of oil. Add anchovy strips and cook until almost dissolved. Add onions carrot and garlic and cook until softened. Add Pancetta and cook for 5 minutes. Place mixture in large saucepan.

 Heat 2 tbsp of oil in fry-pan and add beef mince and pork mince and brown. Transfer mince to large saucepan with vegetable mixture.

 Place saucepan over medium heat. Add wine and cook for 3 minutes and then add milk and simmer for 5 minutes. Add stock, nutmeg, tomato puree, canned tomatoes, bay leaf and cook for 2 hours stirring frequently to ensure sauce does not stick to saucepan.

 Add Basil Chunky Dip and Chili Red Chunky Dip and simmer for a further 20 minutes. Stir frequently.

 Serve with tagliatelle or fresh pasta of choice.