Creamy Cheats’ Bolognese

A good spag bol can turn a bloody awful day into a great one and trust me, I’m speaking from experience when I say that. To me, a bolognese is the ultimate comfort food and an incredibly versatile one at that. A good meat sauce can be enjoyed on it’s own, with spaghetti or layered…

Quick and Easy Meatballs

Who doesn’t love a good meatball? That juicy, meaty flavour that marries oh so well with a rich and fruity marinara sauce. Too often it’s seen as a kids dinner but there’s just something really special about spaghetti and meatballs that makes it totally irresistible at any age. Like many of my favourite Italian dishes,…

Pasta with Ham, Leeks & Cream

This decadent dish is one of my absolute favourite pasta recipes and one that has been with me for a very long time. This recipe is adapted from a Sunday meal that my lovely nan used to make for the Amato family all the time and it really is something special. I’ve never been one…

Super Simple Tomato Sauce for Pasta

I love, love, love tomato sauce and I don’t mean ketchup of course. I’m talking about that rich, tangy tomatoey goodness you splash all over your spaghetti. I mean, my mouth is watering just writing this because I love it THAT much. I do have a special slow cook recipe for ragu that I use…