Quick Italian midweek meal recipes

Bring Italy to your table. These Italian midweek meals are all ready in under an hour. Why not try…puttanesca, ravioli or a Roman cacio e pepe?

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Oven-roasted pasta puttanesca

Traybake recipes

Oven-roasted pasta puttanesca

Rustle up an easy midweek family dinner with our oven-roasted pasta puttanesca recipe. Spaghetti is...

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Creamy tomato orzo with artichokes and ricotta

Easy orzo recipes

Creamy tomato orzo with artichokes and ricotta

This easy recipe uses storecupboard ingredients including marinated artichokes, orzo and tomato purée to create...

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One-pot carbonara pasta bake

Carbonara recipes

One-pot carbonara pasta bake

This creamy carbonara pasta bake recipe is a no-fuss, one-pot dish that’s perfect for a...

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Creamy vegan sausage and spinach pasta

Vegan dinner recipes

Creamy vegan sausage and spinach pasta

Comforting and creamy, this plant-based pasta dish marries vegan sausages with fennel seeds, red onion...

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Tuna pasta shells with sweetcorn

Budget pasta recipes

Tuna pasta shells with sweetcorn

Tuna and sweetcorn are a great combo when it comes to budget-friendly recipes. Try our...

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Chorizo-crumbed cod, pepper and olive traybake

Cod recipes

Chorizo-crumbed cod, pepper and olive traybake

Chorizo-crumbed cod, pepper and olives combine in this colourful and oh-so easy traybake recipe. Check...

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Aubergine milanese with spaghetti

Vegetarian versions of classic recipes

Aubergine milanese with spaghetti

Slices of aubergine are coated in a cheesy panko crumb then fried until golden, and...

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Olive, artichoke and mozzarella calzone

Italian vegetarian recipes

Olive, artichoke and mozzarella calzone

This vegetarian calzone recipe sees ready-made pizza dough stuffed with tomato sauce, artichokes and mozzarella...

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Easy spaghetti and meatballs

Spaghetti recipes

Easy spaghetti and meatballs

A quick and easy spaghetti and meatballs recipe that’s inexpensive to make and takes just...

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Four-cheese pasta

Creamy pasta recipes

Four-cheese pasta

This cheesy pasta recipe by Thane Prince is not for the faint-hearted but, boy, is...

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Steak tagliata

Quick Italian midweek meal recipes

Steak tagliata

Looking for a healthier version of steak and chips? Then swap your usual steak and...

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One-pot garlic, sun-dried tomato and pecorino pasta

Budget pasta recipes

One-pot garlic, sun-dried tomato and pecorino pasta

This quick one-pan recipe will change the way you eat pasta. As garlic, chilli, tomatoes...

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Easy spaghetti bolognese

Quick Italian midweek meal recipes

Easy spaghetti bolognese

Still as hearty and familiar as the classic Italian version, we’ve swapped beef for lean...

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Braised beef, anchovy salsa and polenta

Quick Italian midweek meal recipes

Braised beef, anchovy salsa and polenta

Turn leftover beef stew into a quick, Italian-style dinner with this comforting combination of tender...

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Vegetarian spaghetti alla puttanesca

Vegetarian recipes from around the world

Vegetarian spaghetti alla puttanesca

A vegetarian spaghetti alla puttanesca. Rose Elliot’s recipe leaves out the anchovies but is still...

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Gorgonzola, leek and walnut orzotto

Leek recipes

Gorgonzola, leek and walnut orzotto

Orzo replaces rice in this cheesy risotto-style recipe. Less stirring is required making it quick...

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Sausage meatball stew

Best sausage casserole recipes

Sausage meatball stew

Meatball stew is served on a bed of polenta to create the ultimate comforting midweek...

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Spaghetti cacio e pepe

Italian pasta recipes

Spaghetti cacio e pepe

We’ve tweaked the traditional recipe for ‘cheese and pepper’ pasta so the cheese is guaranteed...

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Spaghetti with artichoke sauce

July seasonal recipes

Spaghetti with artichoke sauce

A quick and easy midweek vegetarian dinner consisting of spaghetti coated in a garlicky artichoke...

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Pork medallions in marsala sauce with spinach polenta

Dinner ideas for two

Pork medallions in marsala sauce with spinach polenta

This easy but impressive pork recipe gets its star quality from a creamy marsala sauce,...

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