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Veal Ragu With Campanelle Pasta

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  Extra-virgin olive oil 2 Tablespoon
  Ground veal 1 1⁄4 Pound
  Carrot 1 , chopped
  Onion 1 , chopped
  Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm), chopped
  Bay leaf 1 (Fresh Or Dried)
  Ground black pepper To Taste
  Salt To Taste
  Dry white wine 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Beef broth/Chicken/vegetable broth 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Canned crushed tomatoes 28 Ounce (1 Can)
  Basil leaves 15 , shredded or torn
  Campanelle pasta 1 Pound, cooked al dente (Curly Small Lasagna Shapes)
  Parmigiano reggiano cheese 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Plus Some For Passing At Table)

1) Cut the vegetables, as desired.

2) In a large deep skillet, heat oil over medium-high heat.
3) Add veal and brown for 2-3 minutes.
4) Add onion, bay leaf, carrot and garlis and season with pepper and salt.
5) Let the veggies become soft and flavrs to mingle by cooking the mixture for 4-5 minutes.
6) Add white wine to deglaze the pan and cook for 1-2 minutes.
7) Stir in broth and cook on medium-low heat.
8) Add tomatoes and let the sauce boils.
9) Simmer the ragu sauce until served.
10) Add spinach and basil in the sauce and let the spinach to wilt.
11) Remove the bay leaf from sauce and discard.
12) Toss cooked hot pasta with cheese and combine it into veal ragu sauce.

13) In a large serving bowl or platter, serve the hot veal ragu sauce with pasta.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Preparation Time: 
30 Minutes
Cook Time: 
25 Minutes
Ready In: 
55 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 850 Calories from Fat 221

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 24 g37.3%

Saturated Fat 7.9 g39.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 130 mg43.3%

Sodium 686.2 mg28.6%

Total Carbohydrates 105 g35.1%

Dietary Fiber 9 g36.1%

Sugars 6.5 g

Protein 51 g101.7%

Vitamin A 85.2% Vitamin C 38.9%

Calcium 28.6% Iron 35.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Veal Ragu With Campanelle Pasta Recipe