Italian wonderpot

Italian wonderpot

Italian wonderpot

This tasty Italian dish includes pasta, vegetables and herbs all cooked in the one pot. Throw it all in together and simmer it down to a creamy pasta meal that’s packed full of flavour.

serves: 4
prep: 0:10

cook 0:20


  • 350g dried fettuccine pasta
  • 1 medium brown onion, sliced into segments

  • 3 cups baby spinach leaves

  • 1 tin (400g) diced tomatoes

  • 1 tbsp Italian herb mix

  • 3 cloves garlic, sliced

  • 5 cups (1.25L) water

  • 2 pods Continental vegetable stock concentrate

  • 100g feta cheese, crumbled



  • 1. Gather all ingredients together.


  • 2. Place all ingredients into a pot except for the feta cheese. Cover and bring to the boil. Remove the lid and reduce heat to medium. Continue to cook for 10 minutes or until the pasta is softened and all of the liquid is reduced to a creamy sauce.


  • 3. Add crumbled feta to the pan and stir.


  • 4. Serve.

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How to make Italian wonderpot recipe

This Italian wonderpot includes pasta, vegetables and herbs all in one pot. Throw it all together and simmer it down to a creamy pas…


  • The starch from the pasta gives this pasta a creamy finish even before you add the feta cheese.
  • If you can’t get the vegetable stock concentrate just use 5 cups (1.25L) vegetable stock in place of the water and concentrate.
  • If you want to save money you can use chopped frozen spinach in this recipe instead of the baby spinach. You can even add it to the pot frozen.
  • This wonderpot is such a joy to make! Simply toss all the ingredients in together, wait for it to cook itself and bingo, dinner is ready. One pan lasagne is another all-in-one dish that has all the usual flavours of lasagne without you having to turn on your oven to make it.
  • This is a great recipe for kids to make. Beginners in the kitchen will also find this 3 ingredient casserole which uses tinned soup and a barbecue chook simple to make.
  • Creamy garlic prawns make a delicious entre to this Italian dish.
  • If you are a fan of recipes that do all the cooking for you, it’s time to invest in a slow cooker! You can put on this amazing roast lamb, creamy chicken casserole, corned beef or slow cooker chicken in the morning before going out for the day, and come home to the aromas of dinner cooked. Bliss!
  • This recipe is great for getting dinner on the table in a hurry, so is quick chicken casserole which uses frozen veg and tinned soup.
  • Hate washing up? Chilli con carne is another easy dinner that can be made in the one pan.  
  • Kids love the tomato flavour in this easy dish. Other simple kid-friendly meals to put on your meal plan this week include curried sausages and the ever-popular honey soy chicken noodle stir fry.
  • This recipe was created by Jennifer Cheung for Kidspot, Australia’s best recipe finder.