My Favorite Lasagna

Jess Weible


I love this lasagna.. So Yummy! The flavor literally explodes in your mouth! Adapted from Pioneer Woman.

★★★★★ 12 votes

Blue Ribbon Recipe

Notes from the Test Kitchen:
The heat of the hot sausage in this recipe is totally mellowed by all the other creamy goodness. We loved it!


1 1/2 lb
ground beef
1 lb
hot ground sausage
2 clove
garlic, minced
2 can(s)
whole tomatoes (14.5 oz)
2 can(s)
tomato paste (6 oz)
2 Tbsp
dried parsley
2 Tbsp
dried basil
1 tsp
3 c
cottage cheese, lowfat
eggs, beaten
1/2 c
grated parmesan cheese
2 Tbsp
dried parsley
1 tsp
1 lb
sliced mozzarella cheese
1 pkg
lasagna noodles

How to Make My Favorite Lasagna


  • 1Bring large pot of water to boil.
  • 2Meanwhile, in a large skillet, combine ground beef, sausage, and garlic. Cook over medium-high heat until brown. Drain. Add tomatoes, tomato paste, 2 tbsp parsley, basil and salt. Simmer for 45 minutes.
  • 3Meanwhile, in a medium bowl, mix cottage cheese, beaten eggs, Parmesan, 2 tbsp parsley & salt. Mix well. Set aside.
  • 4Cook pasta until al dente.
  • 5Arrange 4 lasagna noodles in bottom of a casserole dish (13x9, sprayed with cooking spray) Spoon half cottage cheese mixture on top of the noodles. Cover cottage cheese with half the mozzarella. Spoon half the meat over the cheese.
  • 6Repeat layers, ending with meat mixture. Sprinkle the top with extra Parmesan.
  • 7Bake for 20 to 30 minutes at 350 degrees F.

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About My Favorite Lasagna

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