Aubergine, Red Pepper and Tomato Dip is great served with veggies and taco chips or stir it into freshly cooked pasta for a delicious weeknight meal.
Category Archives: Pasta
Lemon, Parmesan and Black Pepper Spaghetti
This simple and delicious pasta dish requires very little cooking. It’s rich and bright and the kids love it.
Ricotta and Spinach Pasta Sauce
This stunning pasta dish is bursting with nutrition and incredibly easy to make. Blitz the sauce then stir into cooked spaghetti for a delicious dinner.
Courgette and Lemon Spaghetti
After seeing this Courgette Spaghetti dish on Stanley Tucci’s: Searching for Italy I was inspired to create a weeknight version with a spritz of lemon.
Baked Brisket Penne
I always keep some beef brisket aside after slow roasting a joint for Sunday lunch so that I can make this deeply delicious baked pasta dish.
Wild Boar Ragu
Wild Boar is becoming much more readily available in UK supermarkets and Food Halls. It has less fat and cholesterol than pork and tastes amazing in this slow cook ragu.
Oven Baked Meatballs
It’s easy to make big batches of meatballs by baking them in the oven. It’s far less messy than cooking them on the stove top.
Smoked Salmon Pasta
Smoked Salmon has such a fantastic flavour you don’t need much more to make this pasta dish sing. It’s somehow light and comforting at the same time.
Tortellini in Broth
A package of ready made tortellini can be transformed into this beautiful, comforting and nutritious meal in less than 20 minutes. Just make sure you’ve got stock vegetable stock to make the whole thing sing.
Puttanesca is a classic pasta sauce that is ready incredibly quickly and relies on tinned and jarred ingredients. It’s incredibly good for you and once of my favourite salty dishes.