Healthy Turkey Lasagna (Crock Pot)

Recipe by PSU Lioness
READY IN: 5hrs 15mins
SERVES: 8
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • In a large nonstick skillet, cook onions and garlic over medium-high heat for 4 minutes or until softened.
  • Add turkey to skillet and cook, breaking up large chunks, for about 6 minutes or until no longer pink; drain fat. Season turkey with oregano, basil, salt and pepper. Set aside.
  • In a small bowl, combine cottage cheese and 1/2 cup of the Italian shredded cheese.
  • In a 5- to 6-quart slow cooker, layer half the uncooked noodles, overlapping as necessary.
  • Spread half of both the meat mixture and broccoli over noodles, then top with about half of the tomato sauce and 1/4 cup water.
  • Gently spread ricotta mixture on top, and continue layering with remaining noodles, meat, broccoli, sauce and an additional 1/4 cup water.
  • Cover and cook on HIGH for 4 hours or LOW for 5 hours.
  • Sprinkle remaining 1/2 cup of Italian cheese on top for last 15 minutes of cooking time or until melted.
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