Mix up this dinner this week by serving your family this rigatoni bolognese recipe, a guaranteed crowd pleaser!
See the recipe below.
By Healthy Diet
Serves: 4 Cooking Time: 35 minutes
For the ragu:
1 tbsp olive oil
1 white onion, diced
½ cup celery, finely diced
½ cup carrots, finely diced
1 tsp garlic puree
1 tbsp applesauce
1 tbsp tomato puree
1 tbsp sundried tomatoes, chopped
⅓ cup red wine
1 cup passata
1 tin plum tomatoes
1 cup water
1 cup button mushrooms, finely chopped
1 tsp italian herbs + ½ tsp salt
½ cup chopped walnuts
1 cup cooked lentils
For the almond parm:
½ cup flaked almonds
½ tsp garlic puree
½ tbsp lemon juice
1 tbsp nutritional yeast
¼ tsp sea salt
Add oil to pre-heated pan. Toss in white onion and cook for 2-3 minutes, until transluscent. Add celery, carrots and cook down for 5 minutes. Add garlic puree, apple sauce, tomato puree and sundried tomatoes and stir to combine.
Add red wine and cook down, for 1-2 minutes. Then add the passata, plum tomatoes, water, chopped mushrooms, salt and italian herbs and let simmer for 20-25 minutes. Stir in walnuts and cooked lentils.
To make the almond parm, toss flaked almonds, garlic puree, lemon juice, nutritional yeast and salt into a blender. Pulse for 30 seconds, until you reach a crumb texture.
Boil 350g rigatoni. Once cooked, combine with ragu and serve. Top with almond parm.
This rigatoni bolognese recipe was provided by allplants.
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