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Lisa’s Secret to an Authentic Italian Bolognese Sauce

LIK Lisa's Authentic Italian Bolognese Sauce Recipe from Nana

Have you ever wondered what the difference is between Meat Sauce and Bolognese Sauce? Have you seen that some dishes on Italian menus say Rigatoni with Meat Sauce but Pappardelle al Bolognese? So, what is the difference? The Secret to an Authentic Italian Bolognese Sauce is one ingredient: dairy – specifically cream or milk. For my quick and easy sauce recipe, I basically add a cup of heavy whipping cream or whole milk to my Three-Meat Neapolitan Sauce! Let me show you how I do it!

My Secret to an Authentic Italian Bolognese Sauce

So, you want to learn how to make an Authentic Italian Bolognese Sauce yourself? Easy!

  1. Just simmer Lisa’s Italian Kitchen Three-Meat Sauce with a cup of heavy whipping cream!

And that’s it! Perfetto! The shortest recipe ever that’s sure to please your family any day of the week!

Buon Appetito!

 

Authentic Italian Bolognese Sauce: Simmer Sauce

 

Authentic Italian Bolognese Sauce: Add Cream and Mix

 

Authentic Italian Bolognese Sauce: Add Three-Meat Sauce

 

Authentic Italian Bolognese Sauce: Final Product

 

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Author

  • Lisa Caponigri

    Lisa Caponigri is the author of This is Sunday Dinner and Whatever Happened to Sunday Dinner?, published by Sterling Epicure. Both of Lisa's cookbooks brim with her memories of living in Italy, both as a child and as an adult raising her own family, anecdotes about her family, regional and seasonal Italian specialties, and all the advice needed to get a spectacular Sunday Dinner on the table, every Sunday of the year. She has developed a line of prepared foods and sauces called Lisa’s Italian Kitchen. Lisa debuted on HSN and has appeared on QVC. She has also appeared on a variety of television programs, including Seattle's New Day Northwest, Good Morning Toronto, Chicago's WGNLunchbreak, and New England Cooks, to name a few. Lisa is frequently consulted as an expert in Italian lifestyle and food. Lisa Caponigri lives in South Bend, IN and travels frequently to Italy to research the latest in "la dolce vita". Visit www.lisacaponigri.com to learn more about Lisa!

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