SPINACH LASAGNA

 

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Ingredients

  • 11 lasagna noodles
  • Vegetable oil
  • 1 medium onion, thinly sliced
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 2 tomatoes chopped
  • 1/2 lb. mushrooms, sliced
  • 1/2 tsp. oregano
  • 1/2 tsp. basil
  • 1/2 tsp. rosemary
  • 2 Tbl. fresh parsley, chopped
  • 2 bags fresh spinach, washed
  • 8-16 oz. mozzarella, shredded - divided
  • 1 cup ricotta
  • 1/2 cup Parmesan, grated
  • Olive oil

Directions

  • Cook noodles until al dente, drain. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • Heat vegetable oil in a skillet (or use a non-stick skillet) and sauté onion, garlic, tomatoes and mushrooms. When vegetables are soft, add herbs. Chop the spinach and add to the skillet and stir till it is wilted. Simmer.
  • Reserve 1/2-1 cup of mozzarella, in a large bowl combine the cheeses. Pour vegetables into the cheese mixture and mix thoroughly. Coat the bottom of an 8x13-inch pan with olive oil. Place four noodles in bottom of pan, overlap slightly. Sprinkle a 1/3 of the veggie mixture over the noodles. Place four more noodles over the veggie mixture and another 1/3 of veggie mixture. Top with three noodles and the remaining 1/3 of veggie mixture. Sprinkle with the remaining mozzarella and bake for 30 minutes. Let sit for 5-10 minutes before serving.

Notes

Not your traditional lasagna, since there is no sauce. Instead a mixture of veggies and cheese are layered between lasagna noodles.

I got this recipe online years ago. I made few minor changes to the original recipe. This is how I prepare it:

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