Olive Garden 5-Cheese Lasagna (Copycat Recipe)

Recipe by Teresa M
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READY IN: 2hrs
SERVES: 8-9
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Melt butter with medium heat in heavy 1 quart saucepan.
  • Add flour and stir until well blended; cook until frothy.
  • Add milk, stirring constantly with wire whisk as mixture comes to a simmer.
  • Cook and stir until thickened (3-4 minutes).
  • Chill while mixing other ingredients.
  • Drain and mince tomatoes and garlic.
  • Place other cheese filling ingredients in 3-quart mixing bowl with tomatoes and garlic.
  • Add 1-1/2 cups of cooled cream sauce and mix until well blended.
  • Refrigerate, reserving 1/2-cup for later use.
  • Cook lasagna noodles according to package directions.
  • Cool under cold water and drain.
  • Place 3 lasagna noodles in a 9x13x2 lightly oiled baking dish, overlapping slightly.
  • Spread 1-1/2 cups cheese filling over noodles; sprinkle with one cup mozzarella and 1/4-cup fontina cheese.
  • Repeat pasta and cheese layering; top with remaining three lasagna noodles.
  • Spread 1/2-cup of reserved cream sauce over top and cover lightly with foil.
  • Preheat oven to 350 and bake for 1 hour.
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