The Popularity of Spaghetti Bolognese

Date: May 9, 2016   Spaghetti Bolognese is an Italian meat-based sauce or ragù, which is said to come from Bologna, that wonderful city of food located in Emilia Romagna. Curiously, spaghetti Bolognese is very popular outside of Italy, but is said to have never existed in Bologna itself. Meat-based ragù, not meat balls, was always served in Bologna with local egg pasta like tagliatelle or lasagne. Spaghetti bolognese, on the other hand, is usually eaten with a wheat pasta or gluten-free pastas. When the war ended, it’s possible that American and British soldiers who returned to Italy as tourists … Continue reading The Popularity of Spaghetti Bolognese