Asparagus Lasagna Recipe

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Asparagus Lasagna

Lana Bade


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

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20 Min


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 boil lasagna noodles
1 container prepared pesto
3 cups fontina cheese/shredded
1 cup grated parmesan cheese


1PREHEAT oven to 450 degrees.

2Place asparagus on baking sheet.

3Drizzle with olive oil,add garlic,and 1/2 tsp. salt.Toss to coat.

4ROAST 25 minutes.

5While asparagus is roasting,make Bechamel sauce,

6Melt 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.

7PREHEAT oven to 400 degrees and grease 9X13 dish.

8TO 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.

9Sprinkle with Fontina and Parmesan Cheeses
Repeat layers ending with a layer of pasta coated with bechamel.

10Top with Fontina and Parmesan,

11Bake 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