Meaty pizza bolognese sauce is going to work on your pasta and your pizza! Who doesn’t love a hearty meat sauce that gets better on days 2 and 3!
Recipes for Bolognese Sauce
Meaty meat sauce is important to me. Why? Because I raised three boys and this is what they preferred in their pasta sauce. Lots of meat and make that thick. And, this meaty pizza bolognese sauce had to also have certain flavors, some ingredients had to be masked (like onions) and textures.
Meaty Bolognese Sauce Recipe
And, I wanted all of this plus I didn’t want to have to wait hours to have it ready to serve. So, this quick and easy sauce, made in about seventy-five minutes, is pretty amazing.
Secret to Best Bolognese Sauce
You’ll see probably an ingredient in this recipe that you don’t typically associate with bolognese. And, that’s anchovy paste. Now before you start thinking, it’s gonna have a fishy taste, what you’re going to see is that anchovy paste simply adds flavor to so many things.
Bolognese Sauce Recipe
Yes, it’s an oftentimes overlooked flavor enhancer! It’s great in savory dishes, and you need only a small amount, because it hits on that sixth taste bud, umami! So, if you want to boost the flavor of something, whether it’s soup, stew, a rubbing base, or in this recipe, bolognese, then give the anchovy paste a chance!
If you’re in the mood for lamb bolognese, then this recipe is super easy and intensely flavorful!
Traditional Bolognese Sauce
Another nutrient booster in this recipe that you might not expect, V8 juice! While it’s not considered ‘traditional’, it is adding more flavor and nutrition. And, another way to elevate nutrition? Add ground almonds. Yes, you must check out this recipe for my almond bolognese!
Yep, you’re gonna get full servings of vegetables with juice added. And, you decide is you want regular or spicy V8. When you’re making this, you might want to double the recipe and freeze some for later uses. It’s a great base for pizza, as a chili base, lasagna, hot dog chili, tacos and more. I’m banking on you loving it! xoxo ~ally
This sauce freezes really well! Double the recipe! So many other uses for this sauce: making pizza, using as a base for chili, add frozen meatballs for more fun, topping for hot dogs, use as a meaty sauce over chicken parmesan, and more!
This sauce freezes really well! Double the recipe!
So many other uses for this sauce: making pizza, using as a base for chili, add frozen meatballs for more fun, topping for hot dogs, use as a meaty sauce over chicken parmesan, and more!