Our Favorite Lasagna

Recipe by lauralie41
READY IN: 2hrs
SERVES: 6-8
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • In a dutch oven over high heat cook ground beef and onions until beef is browned and juices have evaporated. Add the tomatoes, tomato paste, sugar, salt, oregano leaves, thyme leaves, red pepper flakes, garlic salt, and bay leaf, heat mixture until boiling. Reduce heat and simmer, stirring occasionally, for 30 minutes.
  • Discard the bay leaf and spoon off any grease that has accumulated on top of the sauce. Set aside.
  • In another dutch oven boil water, add lasagna noodles, and cook until tender. Drain well in colander and set aside.
  • Preheat oven to 375°F In a 13x9-inch baking dish add half of the lasagna noodles layering as you go.
  • In a small bowl add ricotta cheese and eggs, beat well until combined. Spoon half of this mixture over the layered lasagna noodles and half of the meat sauce. Sprinkle half of the mozzarella cheese over this layer. Repeat layers and bake in oven for 45 minutes. Remove from oven and let stand 10 minutes before serving.
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