Pesto Lasagna Recipe

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


Submitted by jjeahall

Makes 7 servings



This delicious lasagna combines spinach, mushrooms and our delicious pesto sauce with three cheeses for a new twist on an old classic.

Recipe Ingredients for Pesto Lasagna

1 cup frozen spinach, drained
1 cup mushrooms
1/4 cup pesto
3/4 cup shredded mozzarella
1 cup ricotta cheese
1 egg
2 tbsp 2% milk
1/2 cup shredded parmesan cheese
1/2 cup bechamel sauce
2 oz lasagna noodles
1/4 cup sundried tomatoes
1 cooking spray

Recipe Directions for Pesto Lasagna

  1. Spray a 5x7 pan with cooking spray.

  2. In a mixing bowl, combine 1 cup spinach, 1 cup mushrooms, 1/2 cup pesto. Set aside.

  3. In another mixing bowl, combine mozzarella, ricotta, liquid egg, milk and 1/4 cup parmesan cheese.

  4. In prepared pan, layer in the following order:

  5. 1/2 cup bechamel sauce

  6. 2 lasagna noodles

  7. 1/2 of ricotta mixture

  8. 1/4 cup sundried tomatoes

  9. 1 cup spinach pesto mixture

  10. 2 lasagna noodles

  11. remaining ricotta mixture

  12. remaining spinach pesto mixture

  13. 1/4 cup parmesan cheese

  14. Cover and label pan.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 116.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
228
Calories from Fat
128
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
14.2g
22%
Saturated Fat
6.0g
30%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
58mg
19%
Sodium
413mg
17%
Potassium
229mg
7%
Total Carbohydrates
11.3g
4%
Dietary Fiber
0.8g
3%
Sugars
2.8g
Protein
14.2g
Vitamin A 19% Vitamin C 5%
Calcium 32% Iron 6%
* 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
C+
  Good points
  • High in calcium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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