Chef Beni's Creamy Lasagne

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By
@chefbeni

I made this dish after a trip to an Italian chain eatery that serves a decent soup with these ingredients.Everyone loved it and it is now requested often.


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Serves:

9-12

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

50 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 box
lasagna noodles, no boil
24-32 oz
alfredo sauce
2 lb
italian pork sausage
2 c
cooked chopped kale
2 c
mozzarella cheese
1/2 c
parmesan cheese
1-1/2 c
ricotta cheese
1 bunch
fresh basil
3 clove
garlic
2 pinch
salt
1 pinch
pepper
pinch
red pepper flakes,optional

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Remove sausage from casing and par-cook,season with salt,pepper and red pepper flakes.
2
Mince garlic and add to sausage,cook for an additional minute.set sausage aside to cool.
3
Chop kale and saute in a little olive oil for two minutes,set aside.
4
To assemble:coat bottom of pan with 1/3 cup alfredo sauce,place three pasta sheets,two side by side and one adjacent to those,on sauce,add another 1/3 cup sauce over sheets,next layer half of the cooked sausage,dollop 3/4 cup ricotta cheese and spread,then sprinkle half of the cooked kale over that,top with 3/4 cups mozzarella cheese,then a tablespoon chopped basil,sprinkle some parmasan cheese over it,then drizzle 1/3 cup sauce over all.repeat those steps.then add three more pasta sheets,drizzle w remaining sauce and top w remaining cheeses and chopped basil.cover with foil and bake at 350 for 40 minutes,uncover and bake an additional ten minutes.let stand to set ten minutes before cutting.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Italian