ELLEN'S KILLER LASAGNA

1
Ellen Bales

By
@Starwriter

This recipe came from my old, trusty Better Homes & Gardens Cookbook that I started my marriage with. The lasagna has proved to be a real winner down through the past 39 years.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
8-10
Prep:
45 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 lb
    italian sausage, no casings
  • 1 clove
    garlic, minced
  • 1 Tbsp
    basil
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1 can(s)
    (1 lb.) tomatoes
  • 2 can(s)
    (6 oz.ea.) tomato paste
  • 10 oz
    lasagna noodles
  • 2
    eggs
  • 3 c
    fresh ricotta or cream-style cottage cheese
  • 1/2 c
    grated parmesan or romano cheese
  • 2 Tbsp
    parsley flakes
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    pepper
  • 1 lb
    mozzarella cheese, sliced very thin

How to Make ELLEN'S KILLER LASAGNA

Step-by-Step

  1. In a large skillet, brown the meat slowly; spoon off excess fat. Add next 5 ingredients. Simmer uncovered 30 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  2. While meat is browning, cook noodles according to package instructions in large amount boiling salted water till tender; drain and rinse. Beat eggs.
  3. Add remaining ingredients to eggs,except mozzarella and noodles.
  4. Layer half the noodles in a 13x9x2 in. baking dish; spread with half the Ricotta filling; add half the mozzarella cheese and half the meat sauce. Repeat layers.
  5. Bake in a 375-degree oven for about 30 minutes (or assemble early and refrigerate; bake 45 minutes). Let stand 10 minutes before serving.
  6. Serve with a green salad and pass the garlic bread!

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About ELLEN'S KILLER LASAGNA

Course/Dish: Pork
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Italian
Hashtags: #spicy, #filling




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