‘O rraù ca me piace a me
m’ ‘o ffaceva sulo mammà.

–Eduardo de Filippo

The most famous of all pasta sauces. This one I prepared for a lasagna. Slowly cooked to perfection in about three hours. But, as Eduardo de Filippo wrote in his poem ‘O rraù, there is only one real ragù for an Italian: the one their mother made.