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Le Gran Lasagna Recipe

Looking for an easy Le Gran Lasagna recipe? Learn how to make Le Gran Lasagna using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by lizbethy

Makes 4 servings



Gennaro's lasagne made slightly lower calorie!

Recipe Ingredients for Le Gran Lasagna

1 onion, finely chopped
800 g plum tomatoes
50 g basil, torn
125 g minced beef, lean
125 g minced pork
2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
2 tbsp parsley, chopped
1 small egg, beaten
2 tbsp olive oil
80 g dried pasta
40 g parmesan cheese, grated
125 g ricotta cheese
250 g mozzarella, reduced fat, torn

Recipe Directions for Le Gran Lasagna

  1. Mix meatballs (minced meat, egg, garlic & parsley), chill for 30 mins then roll into small balls & fry in 1tbsp olive oil till browned. Drain on kitchen paper.

  2. Fry onion in 1tbsp olive oil gently until soft. Add 2 x cans tomatoes, season & stir in basil. Reduce heat, simmer for 25 minutes until broken down & reduced. Set aside.

  3. Spread tomato sauce over bottom of lasagne dish, cover with pasta sheets. Spoon a little more sauce on top, scater with parmesan, then a few meatballs. Dot over some ricotta & mozzarella.

  4. Top with more pasta sheets & repeat, finishing with tomato sauce, meatballs & the cheeses.

  5. Cover with foil & bake at 200C/400F for 30 minutes. Remove foil & bake for further 5 minutes until cheese melted & top is golden brown.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 445.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
579
Calories from Fat
269
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
29.9g
46%
Saturated Fat
13.7g
69%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
158mg
53%
Sodium
607mg
25%
Potassium
943mg
27%
Total Carbohydrates
29.5g
10%
Dietary Fiber
3.1g
12%
Sugars
9.8g
Protein
48.4g
Vitamin A 53% Vitamin C 90%
Calcium 72% Iron 24%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • High in calcium
  • High in phosphorus
  • High in selenium
  • High in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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