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Beef and Lentil Bolognese Recipe

Looking for an easy Beef and Lentil Bolognese recipe? Learn how to make Beef and Lentil Bolognese using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by iolante

Makes 6 servings



A healthier Bolognese packed full of goodness and fullness!

Recipe Ingredients for Beef and Lentil Bolognese

250 g Beef
175 g dried green lentils
1 tbsp olive oil
1 onion, diced
1 stalk celery, diced
1 carrot, diced
3 cloves garlic, grated
400 g chopped tomato
2 tbsp tomato puree
1/2 zucchini, chopped
100 g mushroom, chopped
1 green pepper, diced
1 Stock Cubes
1 Serving Sauce
1 tsp marmite
200 ml water

Recipe Directions for Beef and Lentil Bolognese

  1. Sautee onion, celery and carrot for 10-15 mins until soft.

  2. Add the garlic and the rest of the veg and sautee for a further 5 mins.

  3. Add the tomatoes, tomato puree, stock cube, water, marmite, worcester sauce (or mushroom ketchup) and some dried herbs (I used bay leaf and thyme) and simmer for 30-40 mins.

Categories

Beans, Beef, Main Dish, English, Italian

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 268.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
224
Calories from Fat
46
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
5.1g
8%
Saturated Fat
0.4g
2%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
88mg
4%
Potassium
663mg
19%
Total Carbohydrates
26.6g
9%
Dietary Fiber
11.2g
45%
Sugars
5.0g
Protein
19.1g
Vitamin A 48% Vitamin C 53%
Calcium 4% Iron 16%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
  • No cholesterol
  • Low in sodium
  • High in dietary fiber
  • High in thiamin
  • Very high in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
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