4.55 from 22 votes
Easy Homemade Lasagna Recipe
Prep Time
30 mins
Cook Time
45 mins
Total Time
1 hr 15 mins
 

Homemade lasagna recipe that is perfect in every way.

Course: Dinner, Main Course
Cuisine: Italian
Keyword: freezer, homemade, lasagna, lasagne
Servings: 12
Calories: 356 kcal
: Karrie
Ingredients
  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 1 onion (chopped)
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/8 tsp garlic powder
  • 15 oz spaghetti sauce (I use traditional Ragu)
  • 1 pint cottage cheese
  • 1 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 2 tbsp dried parsley
  • 10 oz lasagna pasta (cooked to al dente and cooled in cold water)
  • 12 oz shredded Mozzarella cheese (about 1 ½ cups)
Instructions
  1. Combine ground beef, onion, salt and garlic powder. Cook under med-high until browned and tender. Drain and put back into skillet. Add spaghetti sauce and simmer for 15 minutes, stirring occasionally.

  2. In a separate bowl combine cottage cheese, parmesan cheese and dried parsley. Mix well.
*Layering Lasagna*
  1. First add a small amount of spaghetti sauce mix to the bottom of your 9x13 pan.
  2. Layer a single row of noodles
  3. Layer 1/3 sauce
  4. Layer 1/3 Mozzarella Cheese
  5. Layer 1/3 Cottage cheese mixture (dotting it all over)
  6. Layer single row of noodles
  7. Layer 1/3 sauce
  8. Layer 1/3 Mozzarella Cheese
  9. Layer 1/3 Cottage cheese mixture (dotting it all over)
  10. Layer single row of noodles
  11. Layer 1/3 sauce
  12. Layer 1/3 Cottage cheese mixture (dotting it all over)
  13. Layer 1/3 Mozzarella Cheese last so it bakes really nicely
  14. Cover and bake in 350 degrees oven for 40-45 minutes or until bubbly all over. Let stand 10 minutes. Enjoy!
Nutrition Facts
Easy Homemade Lasagna Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 356 Calories from Fat 162
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 18g 28%
Saturated Fat 8g 40%
Cholesterol 63mg 21%
Sodium 759mg 32%
Potassium 365mg 10%
Total Carbohydrates 22g 7%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 3g
Protein 24g 48%
Vitamin A 9.6%
Vitamin C 4.2%
Calcium 29%
Iron 9.5%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.