Total Time
1hr 20mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 1 hr

This is the best lasagna recipe I have ever made. I had one lasagna several years ago that was out of this world and while this is not the same one, it is the closest one I have ever found. I like to make two and freeze one for later use.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 375°F.
  2. Boil noodles and drain (you may also use uncooked noodles).
  3. Sauté garlic, sugar and salt.
  4. Add sausage and ground beef and brown, breaking into small crumbles.
  5. Add basil, pepper, tomatoes and paste; simmer 20-30 minutes until sauce thickens.
  6. Mix together in bowl, ricotta, egg and parsley (add milk if it's too thick).
  7. Layer sauce to cover bottom of pan, noodles 1/2 of ricotta mixture, 1/4 c of parmesan, noodles, ricotta, mozzarella, sauce and parmesan.
  8. Bake covered for 25 minutes.
  9. Uncover and bake another 25 minutes.
  10. Let cool about 10-15 minutes then cut and serve.
  11. Leftovers may be frozen and then heated in the oven until hot and melty.
  12. Goes great with crusty garlic toast and a salad.

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I made this recipe the only thing I did different was put mozzarella cheese on the top. It turned out great!!!

Heather_Leann August 28, 2012

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