Ultimate Veggie Lasagna

Ultimate Veggie Lasagna

Picture yourself in a cozy kitchen, surrounded by the aroma of rich tomato sauce and melting cheese. That’s the magic of our Ultimate Veggie Lasagna. This recipe is a tribute to the marriage of flavors, where fresh vegetables and velvety béchamel unite to create a dish that’s both hearty and heartwarming. From the first slice to the last bite, you’ll experience layers of culinary delight that are as captivating as they are delicious.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups spinach leaves, washed and chopped
  • 1 zucchini, sliced into thin rounds
  • 1 red bell pepper, thinly sliced
  • 1 cup mushrooms, sliced
  • 2 cups ricotta cheese
  • 2 cups mozzarella cheese, shredded
  • 1 cup Parmesan cheese, grated
  • 2 cups marinara sauce
  • 9 no-boil lasagna noodles
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Sauté the sliced zucchini, red bell pepper, and mushrooms until tender. Set aside.
  2. In a bowl, mix the ricotta cheese, minced garlic, dried oregano, salt, and pepper.
  3. Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C).
  4. Assemble the lasagna in layers: Spread a thin layer of marinara sauce in a baking dish. Place lasagna noodles, then add a layer of ricotta mixture, followed by a layer of sautéed vegetables and a sprinkle of mozzarella cheese. Repeat for 2 more layers.
  5. Top the final layer of noodles with marinara sauce, mozzarella, and Parmesan cheese.
  6. Cover the baking dish with aluminum foil and bake for 25 minutes.
  7. Remove the foil and bake for an additional 15 minutes, or until the cheese is golden and bubbly.
  8. Let the lasagna cool for a few minutes before slicing and serving.

Prep Time: 20 minutes | Cook Time: 40 minutes | Total Time: 1 hour

Yields: 8 servings

Indulge in layers of flavor with our Ultimate Veggie Lasagna recipe. Packed with fresh spinach, zucchini, bell pepper, mushrooms, and three types of cheese, this lasagna is a true delight for your taste buds.

Nutritional information per serving: Calories: 380 | Fat: 22g | Carbohydrates: 28g | Protein: 21g

Picture yourself sharing this scrumptious lasagna with loved ones, savoring each forkful of wholesome goodness. This Ultimate Veggie Lasagna isn’t just a dish; it’s a journey through layers of comfort and flavor. Whether you’re a dedicated vegetarian or simply looking to enjoy a meatless meal, this recipe is bound to become a staple in your kitchen. So gather your ingredients, preheat that oven, and get ready to experience lasagna like never before.