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Cook the onion, celery, carrot and garlic in 1 tbsp oil in a large pan over a medium heat, until the onion softens. Add the pancetta and cook for another 3 minutes until golden, then add the Wagyu mince and cook for another 15 minutes, or until browned all over.
Add the balsamic vinegar and red wine and simmer until the liquid has reduced by half.
Then add the chilli, passata, and beef stock, bring to a boil and skim off any foam on the surface. Reduce the heat to as low as possible, put on the lid, and leave to cook for 3½ hours, stirring occasionally.
Toast the pine nuts in a dry frying pan, until golden, and leave to cool. Put the rocket, pine nuts, garlic, olive oil and parmesan into a food processor. Blend until smooth, adding another drizzle of olive oil if you need to, and season.
Stir the cherry tomatoes and spinach into the bolognese sauce and cook for a minute, then tip into the cooked pasta and season. Divide between bowls, add a spoon of pesto and shave over some parmesan to serve.