Recipe: Perfect Turkey Bolognese

Turkey Bolognese.

Turkey Bolognese You can cook Turkey Bolognese using 11 ingredients and 5 steps. Here is how you cook it.

Ingredients of Turkey Bolognese

  1. You need 1/4 cup of extra-virgin olive oil.
  2. You need 1 of onion, chopped.
  3. It's 4 of garlic cloves, minced.
  4. It's 1 of carrot, peeled and finely chopped.
  5. You need 1 of celery stalk, finely chopped.
  6. It's 1 lb of shredded cooked turkey (preferably dark meat).
  7. It's 3 cup of marinara sauce.
  8. You need 1/4 cup of chopped fresh basil leaves.
  9. It's 1 of Salt and freshly ground black pepper.
  10. It's 1 lb of spaghetti.
  11. It's 1 of Freshly grated Parmesan.

Turkey Bolognese instructions

  1. Heat the oil in a heavy large frying pan over medium heat. Add the onion and garlic and saute until translucent, about 5 minutes..
  2. Add the carrot and celery and saute until the vegetables are tender, about 5 minutes. Add the turkey and saute 1 minute. Add the marinara sauce.
  3. Decrease the heat to medium-low and simmer gently for 15 minutes to allow the flavors to blend, stirring often..
  4. Stir in the basil. Season the sauce, to taste, with salt and pepper. (The sauce can be made 1 week ahead. Cool the sauce completely, then transfer it to a container and freeze for future use. Bring the sauce to a simmer before using.).
  5. Meanwhile cook spaghetti. Drain, reserving 1 cup of the cooking liquid. Add pasta to sauce and add enough reserved cooking liquid to moisten as needed..