Community Recipe
from [lec2003]
Vegetarian Lasagna

Vegetarian Lasagna

from eating well, nov/dec 2011

  • Yield: 8 servings


  • 1 large egg
  • 16 ounce(s) ricotta cheese
  • 5 ounce(s) baby spinach coarsely chopped
  • 3 small portobello mushroom caps halved and thinly sliced
  • 1 small zucchini quartered lengthwise and thinly sliced
  • 28 ounce(s) can crushed tomatoes
  • 28 ounce(s) can diced tomatoes
  • 3 clove(s) garlic
  • 1 pinch crushed red pepper
  • 15 lasagna noodles
  • 3 cup(s) shredded mozzarella cheese


1. combine egg, ricotta, spinach, mushrooms and zucchini in a large bowl.

2. combine crushed and diced tomatoes and their juice, garlic and crushed red pepper in a medium bowl.

3. generously coat slow cooker with cooking spray. spread 1 1/2 cups of tomato mixture in the slow cooker. arrange 5 noodles over the sauce, overlapping them slightly and breaking into pieces to cover as much sauce as possible. spread half ricotta/vegetable mixture over noodles and pat down, then spoon on 1 1/2 cups sauce and sprinkle with 1 cup mozzarella. repeat the layering one more time starting with noodles. set aside remaining cheese in the refrigerator.

4. close lid on slow cooker and cook on high for 2 hours or low on 4 hours. turn off the slow cooker, sprinkler remaining cheese and let stand for 10 minutes to melt cheese.

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