Authentic Italian Lasagna Love



Authentic Italian Lasagna Love

When it comes to comfort food, nothing beats a hearty, homemade lasagna. Our Authentic Italian Lasagna Love recipe is a labor of love that brings the flavors of Italy right to your dining table. Layers of perfectly cooked pasta, rich tomato sauce, creamy béchamel, and flavorful Italian sausage come together to create a lasagna that will make you feel like you’re in Nonna’s kitchen.

Ingredients

  • 1 pound of lasagna noodles
  • 1 pound of ground Italian sausage
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 2 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1 can (28 ounces) of crushed tomatoes
  • 2 cups of ricotta cheese
  • 2 cups of shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 1 cup of grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/4 cup of fresh basil leaves, chopped
  • 1/4 cup of fresh parsley, chopped
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Boil the lasagna noodles according to the package instructions until al dente. Drain and set aside.
  2. In a large skillet, cook the Italian sausage over medium heat until browned. Add the diced onion and minced garlic, and sauté until the onion is translucent.
  3. Stir in the crushed tomatoes, fresh basil, and parsley. Season with salt and pepper. Simmer for 15-20 minutes.
  4. In a separate bowl, mix together the ricotta cheese and grated Parmesan cheese.
  5. Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C).
  6. Spread a thin layer of the tomato sauce mixture in the bottom of a 9×13-inch baking dish.
  7. Place a layer of lasagna noodles on top of the sauce. Spread half of the ricotta mixture over the noodles, followed by a layer of mozzarella cheese.
  8. Repeat the layers until all ingredients are used up, finishing with a layer of mozzarella on top.
  9. Cover the baking dish with foil and bake for 25 minutes. Then, remove the foil and bake for an additional 25 minutes, or until the lasagna is bubbly and the cheese is golden brown.
  10. Let the lasagna rest for a few minutes before serving. Enjoy your Authentic Italian Lasagna Love!

Prep Time: 30 minutes

Cook Time: 50 minutes

Yield: 8 servings

Indulge in the flavors of Italy with our Authentic Italian Lasagna Love. Layers of pasta, rich sauce, and creamy cheese make this a true comfort food classic.

Nutrition: Calories – 480kcal, Fat – 24g, Carbohydrates – 38g, Protein – 29g

After one bite of this lasagna, you’ll understand why it’s called “Lasagna Love.” It’s the perfect dish to share with family and friends on a cozy Sunday evening. The combination of savory Italian sausage, aromatic herbs, and three types of cheese creates a lasagna that’s as authentic as it is delicious.
So, roll up your sleeves, gather your ingredients, and get ready to savor the love that goes into making this Authentic Italian Lasagna Love recipe. From the first layer to the last, you’ll taste the passion for Italian cuisine in every bite.

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Hi! I’m Margaret!

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