Recipe by ratherbeswimmin'
Adapted from Cooking Light. Quite good. 262 calories, 8.5 g fat, 30.9 g carh, 30 mg cholesterol per serving.
- 9 uncooked lasagna noodles
- 1⁄4 cup all-purpose flour
- 3 cups 1% low-fat milk
- 1 cup grated fresh parmesan cheese, divided
- 1 cup 1% fat cottage cheese
- 3⁄4 teaspoon salt
- 3⁄4 teaspoon pepper
- 1⁄8 teaspoon ground nutmeg (optional)
- 1 (10 ounce) package frozen chopped spinach, thawed, drained, and squeezed dry
- 2 teaspoons butter
- 1 1⁄2 cups thinly sliced leeks
- 2 (8 ounce) packages button mushrooms, thinly sliced (or use a combination of your favorite varieties of mushrooms)
- 1⁄4 cup chopped flat leaf parsley
- 1⁄2 teaspoon dried oregano
- 2 garlic cloves, minced
- 1⁄2 cup shredded Fontina cheese
Directions See How It's Made
- Cook the lasagna noodles according to package directions .
- Add flour to a medium saucepan; gradually add in the milk, stirring with a whisk until blended.
- Bring to a boil over medium heat; cook and stir constantly for about 5 minutes or until thickened.
- Remove pan from heat; stir in 1/2 cup parmesan cheese, cottage cheese and the next 4 ingredients.
- Melt the butter in a big non-stick skillet over medium heat.
- Add in the leeks and mushrooms; stir/saute for 7 minutes or until tender.
- Drain well and return to the pan.
- Add in parsley, oregano, and garlic; stir to combine.
- Spread 1 cup of spinach mixture over the bottom of a 13x9 inch baking dish that has been sprayed with non-stick cooking spray.
- Place 3 noodles over the spinach mixture, top with 1 1/2 cups mushroom mixture.
- Repeat layers, ending with noodles.
- Top with 1/2 cup spinach mixture.
- Cover and bake at 400° for 25 minutes.
- Uncover and sprinkle 1/2 cup parmesan and the fontina cheese over the top.
- Bake for 15 more minutes or until golden brown.
- Let stand 10-15 minutes before serving.