Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 25 mins

Here's a light Mexican dish the whole family is sure to love. Serve with refried beans.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. Brown turkey, drain (if necessary).
  3. Add seasoning packet, onion, tomato sauce and salsa.
  4. Simmer 5-7 minutes.
  5. Combine cottage cheese and egg in small bowl.
  6. Spray 9 x 13 pan with cooking spray.
  7. Assemble lasagna in the following order: 1/2 meat mixture, 1/2 tortillas, 1/2 cottage cheese mixture, 1/2 cheese, repeat.
  8. Bake at 350°F for 25 minutes.
  9. Let stand 10 minutes before serving.
Most Helpful

My family loved this dish! (Even the picky eaters ate it all! This did not taste or look like a "low-fat" dish! The recipe was very easy to make but I did alter it somewhat. I made my own corn tortillas, but I don't think that changed the taste or texture. I also used the 16 oz. bottle of salsa, but did not add additional tomato sauce. In addition to the ground turkey, I added one 16 ounce can of pinto beans.

Lynette Coleman July 30, 2002

I've had this recipe saved for awhile and just made it last night for the first time. What a hit! My whole family loved it (not always an easy accomplishment). I used 1.25 lbs. of ground beef & also made the cottage cheese (about 12 oz) blend with two eggs instead of the egg substitute and also mixed the shredded cheese right in with the cottage cheese & eggs. And what's Mexican lasagna w/out chili powder & garlic powder. This will be a regular dish at our table from now on!

Yankee Girl in Latham, NY, USA March 29, 2010

This recipe exceeded my expectations. I left out the onions because my husband doesn't like them and instead I added fresh peppers which I cooked with the turkey. I also added a can of black beans and I replaced the tomato sauce with enchilada sauce. I would've liked a bit more of the cheese and egg mix so next time I may increase it or even double it

AmandaMcG April 27, 2015