One-Pot Lasagna

12
Ashley Dawkins

By
@TrashleyD925

This is a pretty simple one-pot lasagna. I don't dirty any other dishes! I used a Dutch oven, but it will work with any pan that can transfer from stovetop to oven. To make it a little spicier I add crushed red pepper flakes!!

Blue Ribbon Recipe

What a quick and easy lasagna! Since you're only dirtying one pot, it's great to throw together on a busy night. Cumin was an unusual spice, but it blends lovely with the other spices. The cream cheese makes the sauce super creamy. It's so flavorful, I bet no one will even be able to tell this lasagna is made with ground turkey. Your whole crew is going to love this!

Note: You may need to use a little elbow grease to clean the pot afterwards. But this is so yummy, it's worth a few extra minutes of soaking the pot. Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4-6
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Convection Oven

Ingredients

  • 1 lb
    ground turkey
  • 1/2 pkg
    cream cheese
  • 1 c
    mozzarella cheese, shredded
  • ·
    mozzarella, to sprinkle
  • 3 c
    marinara sauce
  • 5-6 slice
    oven ready lasagna noodles
  • SPICES:: TO TASTE

  • 1 Tbsp
    basil, dried
  • 1 Tbsp
    garlic (powder or fresh)
  • 1 Tbsp
    sea salt
  • 1 Tbsp
    black pepper
  • 1 Tbsp
    minced onion
  • 1 tsp
    cumin

How to Make One-Pot Lasagna

Step-by-Step

  1. In a Dutch oven, or other pot able to use on stovetop and oven, cook the ground turkey with minced onion, garlic and basil.
  2. Once the turkey is cooked, add the remaining spices and the marinara sauce and simmer on low for 30 minutes.
  3. Add in the cream cheese and let it melt down until the mixture is creamy.
  4. Then introduce the mozzarella and let it let it thicken. Once the two soft cheeses have combined, use your spoon/spatula to push aside the turkey mixture and lay one of your noodles down.
  5. Then push the turkey back over top of the noodle and lay the next noodle down and cover that up, forming the bottom layer of your lasagna.
  6. Sprinkle some mozzarella down and then place remaining noodles on top of your turkey and cheese mix. Sprinkle with additional cheese to help it hold together.
  7. Place in the oven on 350* for 30 minutes with the cover and then an additional 10 minutes with out the cover to crisp the cheese. *I also threw a light dusting of garlic powder, pepper, and salt on top to melt in with the cheese.
  8. Slice off a piece, grab some garlic bread and enjoy!

Printable Recipe Card

About One-Pot Lasagna

Course/Dish: Turkey
Main Ingredient: Turkey
Regional Style: Italian
Collection: One-Pot Meals



Show 10 Comments & Reviews

13 Meatloaf Recipes That Are Better Than Mom’s

13 Meatloaf Recipes That Are Better Than Mom’s


Meatloaf is one of our favorite comfort food recipes! Hearty, easy to make, and even better as leftovers, homemade meatloaf is a classic recipe we always return to. Your family will love these delicious meatloaf recipes and you’re sure to find your next go-to dinner recipe.

27 Healthy Fall Recipes

27 Healthy Fall Recipes


Enjoying all the delicious fall comfort foods without gaining the fall fifteen is always a challenge – but, we’re here to help! These healthy fall recipes let you enjoy pumpkin, chili, sweet potato, apple, squash and more without feeling any guilt.

20 Apple Recipes You Need To Make This Fall

20 Apple Recipes You Need To Make This Fall


Crisp, bright, and full of fall flavor, these apple recipes are begging to be made this autumn. Enjoy that lovely apple flavor from morning to night with these breakfast, dinner, and dessert apple recipes.