Busy Day Lasagna

1
Missy Asche

By
@missyasche

Quick to throw together and sooooo good :-)
I made this for a football game one Sunday, vs. making an actual lasagna and was told it was just as good as lasagna, maybe better!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 2 c
    penne pasta, uncooked
  • 1 lb
    ground beef
  • 1 jar(s)
    spaghetti sauce (26 oz.)
  • 1 & 1/2 c
    cottage cheese
  • 2 & 1/2 c
    shredded mozzarella cheese

How to Make Busy Day Lasagna

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease a 13 X 9 dish (which is a 3 quart dish)
  2. Cook pasta in boiling water 8 - 10 minutes, drain.
  3. Cook ground beef until brown, drain fat.
  4. Add ground beef to the cooked pasta and spaghetti sauce; mix well.
  5. Pour 1/2 of the pasta/beef mixture into greased dish. On top of this, spread the cottage cheese in an even layer; sprinkle with 1/2 of the mozzarella cheese.
  6. Place remaining pasta mixture over cheese, top with remaining mozzarella cheese. cover and bake in oven for 25-35 minutes. You may want to uncover for the last 10 minutes. Cheese should be melted. Let stand for 5 minutes before cutting/serving.

Printable Recipe Card

About Busy Day Lasagna

Course/Dish: Beef, Pasta
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #easy, #fast, #Party




Show 6 Comments & Reviews

Blue Ribbon Chili Recipes

Blue Ribbon Chili Recipes

Kitchen Crew

Whether I'm preparing a meal for game day or I'm looking to put a comforting dinner on the table, when the weather gets cooler I start making batches of chili....

7 Easy Prime Rib And Roast Beef Recipes

7 Easy Prime Rib and Roast Beef Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

There’s just something about having prime rib or roast beef for Christmas dinner. Many are intimidated to make these expensive cuts at home, but y’all - no joke, these recipes...

Prime Rib Roast Au Jus Perfect Every Time! No Fail Recipe

Prime Rib Roast Au Jus Perfect Every Time! No Fail

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

This no fail prime rib recipe is so easy and comes out perfect every time! Plus, with a side of au jus, this is an easy Christmas dinner anyone can...