Pasta

Creamy Salmon Pasta

creamy-salmon-pasta-recipe Perfect for busy nights, this quick dinner will be cooked in 20 minutes and is very easy to make. Ingredients: 2 Tassal fresh salmon portions, skin off 1 pack Fettuccini pasta ½ cup thickened cream 1 Tbsp chives 1 lemon Method: Step 1 Pre heat oven to 200°C. Place salmon on a lined baking tray and bake for 15 mins. Step 2 Cook pasta to packet instructions, drain then add cream and chopped chives and place in a bowl. ...

Easy Pasta with Basil, Tomatoes & Cottage Cheese

easy-pasta,basil,tomato This easy pasta dish was created because we were tired and needed a quick and easy dinner. The pasta with basil, tomatoes and cottage cheese was delicious and tasty. You can add/change ingredients to suit your family.   Ingredients: 1 packet (500g) of Spaghetti 2Tbs Olive Oil 2 tomatoes diced ½ cup peas 1 tsp capers (optional) 1-3 cloves of garlic, diced Pinch Salt ¼ cup Basil Leaves chopped 60g butter 2-3 heaped Tablespoons Cottage Che...

Kale and Sausage Pasta

This Kale and Sausage Pasta offers an easy, healthy and quick dinner... need I say more? Ingredients: -8x Pork Sausages -1/2 Bunch Kale -1 tsp Minced Garlic -1/2 Cup Vegetable Stock -1 Tin Diced Tomatoes -400g Pasta, cooked -Parmesan Cheese, to serve Method: 1. Heat a large frying pan over medium-high heat. Cook sausages for about 5 minutes. Whilst still cooking, use a pair of tongs & scissors to cut sausages into bite sized pieces. Cook fo...

Lorie’s Quick Lasagna

quick-lasagna I love Lasagna, however when creating it all in one go; it can be very time consuming, which tends to mean I don't do it often. For a quicker lasagna, I use Instant, Oven Ready Lasagna Sheets and 2 portions of my pre-made Bolognaise (frozen into 500g portions) to speed up the process.   Ingredients 1 Box Oven Ready Lasagna Sheets 2 Portions of Pre-Made Bologniase ...

Carbonara Pasta

Carbonara-pasta-recipe Carbonara Pasta is a fantastic quick and easy pasta that our kids love. This recipe produces a delicious sauce and all children eat well when we serve this.   Ingredients 1 onion, diced 3 gloves garlic, diced 4.5 rashers bacon, diced 6 Mushrooms, chopped 1 Cup Frozen Peas ¾ - 1 cup White Wine 4 T Parmesan 500g Pasta of your choice (we used Rigatoni)   Method: While creating the Carbonara Sauce, put a po...

Pasta with Quick Cherry Tomato Sauce

pasta-cherry-tomato-sauce For perfect pasta it is imperative to have plenty of salted boiling water. Do not add oil to the water as it stops the sauce adhering to the pasta.   Serves: 4 Preparation: 10 minutes Cooking: 5 minutes   Pasta 500g (2 cups) plain flour 2 eggs 90ml, approx. beetroot juice   Sauce 2 punnets (500g) ripe cherry tomatoes, halved 100g black olives, stoned (optional) 2 cloves garlic, peeled and finely chopped ...

Balsamic Tomato Pasta

Ingredients 2 punnets of cherry or grape tomatoes 50ml olive oil 50ml balsamic vinegar 1 packet of pasta of choice chopped flatleaf parsley shredded parmesan or romano cheese Method: Toss the tomatoes in the oil and balsamic, and add a generous grind of salt and pepper. Roast in a 180 degree oven until soft and caramelised. Add to cooked pasta and top with cheese and parsley. Like a little taste of summer!...

Creamy Tuna Pasta

Ingredients 350g fettuccine or spaghetti 2 tablespoons olive oil 1/2 onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves, crushed 1 cup (250ml) thin cream 2 tablespoons sundried tomato paste 425g can tuna in oil, drained 1 cup (150g) frozen peas 1 tablespoon chopped flat-leaf parsley 100g semi-dried tomatoes 2 teaspoons capers, rinsed, drained METHOD 1. Cook pasta in boiling salted water until al dente. Drain and toss with half the oil. 2. Heat remaining oil in a large frypan over ...

Cheats Quick Savoury Pasta

A quick savoury Pasta that can be whipped up within minutes and can be frozen for an extra quick lunch or dinner.   INGREDIENTS 250gm pasta 375gm savoury type dip x 1 300ml light thickened cream 200gm shredded ham 250gm frozen vegetables 1/4 teaspoon minced garlic (optional) METHOD Cook pasta in a saucepan as per packet instructions. Cook frozen vegetables in the microwave as per packet instructions. Stir cooked vegetables, cream, ham and ...

Beryl’s Lasagne

Pasta sheets (I make fresh pasta but you can use purchased fresh pasta sheets) Grated Parmesan cheese, 1/2 cup cream Meat Sauce 1 tablespoon oil 2 onions, chopped 1 clove garlic, crushed 500g mince 200g salami, diced 125g mushrooms, sliced finely 2 teaspoons Italian herbs 2 x 425 cans tomatoes, chopped 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon sugar 3 tablespoons tomato paste Cheese sauce 2 tabl...