Total Time
2hrs 5mins
Prep 45 mins
Cook 1 hr 20 mins

Southern Living

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 12 lbs fresh chorizo sausage, casings removed
  • 2 (24 ounce) jarstomato-and-basil pasta sauce
  • 1 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1 (4 1/2 ounce) canchopped green chilies
  • 1 (15 ounce) container ricotta cheese
  • 1 cup whipping cream
  • 2 large eggs, lightly beaten
  • 12 no-boil lasagna noodles
  • 1 (16 ounce) packageshredded four-cheese Mexican blend cheese

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 375°. Cook sausage in a Dutch oven over medium heat 8 to 10 minutes or until meat is no longer pink, breaking sausage into pieces while cooking. Drain; return sausage to Dutch oven. Reduce heat to medium-low. Stir in pasta sauce, cilantro, and chiles; cook, stirring often, 5 minutes.
  2. Stir together ricotta cheese, whipping cream, and eggs until smooth.
  3. Spoon 1 cup sauce mixture into a lightly greased 13- x 9-inch pan. Top with 4 lasagna noodles. Top with half of ricotta cheese mixture, one-third of shredded Mexican cheese blend, and one-third of remaining sauce mixture. Repeat layers once, beginning with noodles. Top with remaining 4 noodles, sauce mixture, and shredded cheese blend. Cover with aluminum foil.
  4. Bake at 375° for 45 minutes. Uncover and bake 15 minutes or until golden and bubbly. Let stand 20 minutes before serving.