Asparagus Lasagna Recipe

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Asparagus Lasagna

Lana Bade

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@Sunflowercooks

This is very rich,but unique and good,especially for asparagus lovers.


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Rating:

Serves:

6=8

Cook:

20 Min

Ingredients

5 tblsp. unsalted butter
1/2 cup flour
4 cups warm whole milk
1/2tsp.+1/2 tsp. salt
1/4 tsp. fresh pepper
2 tbls. olive oil
2 lbs. asparagus
2 cloves crushed garlic
1 lb.no boil lasagna noodles
1 container prepared pesto
3 cups fontina cheese/shredded
1 cup grated parmesan cheese

Directions Step-By-Step

1
PREHEAT oven to 450 degrees.
2
Place asparagus on baking sheet.
3
Drizzle with olive oil,add garlic,and 1/2 tsp. salt.Toss to coat.
4
ROAST 25 minutes.
5
While asparagus is roasting,make Bechamel sauce,
6
Melt 5 tablespoons unsalted butter in a medium saucepan over medium heat.Add flour and whisk until smooth.Gradually add milk,whisking constantly,until thickened.DO NOT BOIL!
REMOVE FROM HEAT,stir in 1/2 tsp. salt and pepper.
7
PREHEAT oven to 400 degrees and grease 9X13 dish.
8
TO ASSEMBLE:spread 1/2 cup bechamel sauce on bottom of dish.
Arrange a layer of the pasta.
Then a layer of pesto
Then a layer of asparagus
then another layer of bechamel sauce.
9
Sprinkle with Fontina and Parmesan Cheeses
Repeat layers ending with a layer of pasta coated with bechamel.
10
Top with Fontina and Parmesan,
11
Bake 20 minutes or until cheese melts and bubbly.VERY RICH!!!!!!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pasta
Regional Style: Italian
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy