Easy recipes for traditional Italian pasta sauces like pesto, carbonara, napoletana and marinara; and Italian pasta recipes for fettuccine, spaghetti and penne.
Easy restaurant quality carbonara made in a flash. I am asked to make this again and again from both friends and family!
Try this meat-free lasagne as a lighter alternative to other traditional versions. It uses instant lasagne sheets, which means it is very quick to assemble.
This is my hearty "bowl of comfort" to eat while curled up in front of TV on a winter's evening....and it's so easy to throw together! You could even add mushrooms, eschallots or even spinach for a variation.
This is a quick and easy pasta dish that tastes as good as anything you can get in a restaurant. The family will love it!
Quick and easy to make, this is a hit for a dinner party or just a quick family dinner. I also occasionally substitute chicken for the prawns for another great flavoured dish!
It takes a little work but it's worth it. You could use instant lasagne sheets to cut down on a little prep time.
This is a recipe for a traditional pesto made with basil, olive oil, pine nuts and Parmesan cheese. Try it on toasted sliced baguette, tossed through pasta or used as a quick topping for barbecued chicken, lamb or salmon.
This is a rich pasta with a sauce that uses ingredients like anchovy, capers and olives the recipe is still quick and easy to make.
Sautéed asparagus, pancetta and rocket tossed in pasta with rocket and lemon juice make a simple flavourful dinner with minimal cooking. I often use spaghetti for this and you can substitute any pasta. Serve with grated parmesan if liked.
This recipe for Carbonara contains no cream, i don't think it is needed. I ate this in a little restaurant once and have finally succeeded in creating my own version. I hope you like it.