Our Favorite Lasagna with Sausage, Spinach, and Three Cheeses
Our Favorite Lasagna with Sausage, Spinach, and Three Cheeses
  • prep: 40 min
  • cook: 1 hr 45 min
  • total: 2 hr 25 min
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  • Summary

    This perennial favorite has just the right mix of hearty sausage, vibrant spinach, and a perfectly balanced three-cheese blend. With a quick-cooking sauce and no-fuss, no-boil noodles, the assembly is easy, and one pan feeds a large crowd.

    Ingredients

    • 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
    • 1 pound sweet Italian sausage, casings removed
    • 1 medium onion, chopped
    • 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt
    • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
    • 4 garlic cloves, minced
    • 1/2 teaspoon red-pepper flakes, plus more to taste
    • 2 tablespoons tomato paste
    • Two 28-ounce cans whole tomatoes
    • 2 teaspoons dried oregano
    • Two 15-ounce containers part-skim ricotta cheese
    • 1 1/2 cups packed basil leaves
    • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan (about 2 ounces)
    • 2 large egg yolks
    • 2 10-ounce packages frozen chopped spinach, thawed, or 1 1/2 pounds fresh spinach, steamed
    • Pinch kosher salt
    • Vegetable-oil cooking spray
    • 9 no-boil lasagna noodles (such as Barilla)
    • 1 pound fresh mozzarella, grated (about 4 cups)
    • 9 x 13 x 2-inch baking dish, preferably glass

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 874 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 21 g 32.49%
    • Saturated Fat: 9 g 45.93%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 53 mg 17.8%
    • Sodium: 1050 mg 43.73%
    • Calcium: 283 mg 28.26%
    • Potassium: 207 mg 5.92%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 6 mg 31.69%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 151 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 2 g 8.81%
    • Sugar: 3 g
    • Protein: 18 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 37.12%
    • Vitamin C 32.45%
    • Vitamin D 1.06%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat3
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch9
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat2
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total6 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total1 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy1 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total2 oz-eq

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