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Creamy Poblano Bolognese

Creamy Poblano Bolognese

with Parmesan, Thyme, and Linguine

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We’re amping up the classic Italian Bolognese with one of our favorite ingredients - the poblano pepper. This faintly spicy Mexican pepper adds the perfect kick to a comforting pasta classic.


Produced in a facility that processes eggs, milk, fish, peanuts, sesame, shellfish, soy, tree nuts, and wheat.

Total Time30 minutes
Cooking difficultyEasy
serving amount
Ingredientsarrow down iconarrow down icon
serving amount

8 ounce

Ground Beef

6 ounce


¼ cup

Parmesan Cheese


2 clove


1 unit

Yellow Onion

6 ounce



1 unit

Poblano Pepper

2 tablespoon

Sour Cream


¼ ounce


1 box

Diced Tomatoes

Not included in your delivery


Kosher Salt



3 teaspoon

Olive Oil

Nutrition Values/ per serving
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/ per serving
Calories799 kcal
Energy (kJ)3343 kJ
Fat28 g
Saturated Fat10 g
Carbohydrate99 g
Sugar18 g
Dietary Fiber10 g
Protein44 g
Sodium714 mg
Due to the different suppliers we purchase our products from, nutritional facts per meal can vary from the website to what is received in the delivered box, depending on your region.
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Large Pot
Large Pan
Instructionsarrow up iconarrow up icon
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Wash and dry all produce. Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil. Halve, peel, and dice the onion. Peel and finely dice the carrot. Mince or grate the garlic. Strip the thyme leaves off the sprig. Core, seed, and thinly slice the poblano. TIP: If you have a food processor, you can chop the carrot and onion in it! Just cut them into large cubes before adding.


Heat a drizzle of olive oil in a large pan over medium heat. Add the beef and season with salt and pepper. Cook for 6-8 minutes, breaking up the meat into pieces, until golden brown. Remove from the pan and set aside.


Add the poblano to the same pan over medium-high heat. Add another drizzle of olive oil, if necessary. Cook, tossing for 3-4 minutes or until slightly blistered. Add the garlic and cook for 30 seconds, until fragrant. Season with salt and pepper. Set aside with the beef.


Add the pasta to the boiling water. Cook for 9-11 minutes, until al dente. Drain, reserving 1/2 cup pasta water.


While the pasta cooks, heat another drizzle of olive oil in the same pan over medium heat. Add the onion, carrot, and thyme and season with salt and pepper. Cook, tossing for 5 minutes until softened. Add the beef, poblanos, and the diced tomatoes to the pan. Bring to a simmer for 5 minutes. Season generously with salt and pepper.


Toss and serve: Add the pasta to the sauce along with a splash of pasta water and the sour cream. Toss to combine, then season to taste with salt and pepper. Serve the pasta with sprinkle of parmesan on top and enjoy!