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Old 11-03-2011, 02:05 AM   #1
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How is my bolognese sauce components?

So here's my bolognese sauce recipe I shared to other people:

Italian sausage
lean ground beef
tomatoes
tomato paste
dried basil
dried oregano
bay leaves
Dried porchini
Green bell pepper
onion
garlic
red wine
milk

I was told either that it's not authentic or it doesn't represent the correct balance of flavor in bolognese sauce, but they don't tell me what's the right components for bolognese. So that left me wondering what I did wrong. Do you see any problem in it?

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Old 11-03-2011, 09:29 AM   #2
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That's not a recipe. It's a list of ingredients. So it's hard to answer you.

"traditional" bolognese recipes don't use sausage, red wine or porcinis.

Save for the milk, those ingredients suggest a basic homemade red sauce
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Old 11-03-2011, 09:49 AM   #3
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Try this: Kitchen Chick: Marcella Hazan's Bolognese Meat Sauce
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