Spinach, Artichoke, and Ricotta Lasagna

I have been slackin big time in the recipe department! So here is yet another amazing recipe that I found to tickle your taste buds. This recipe incorporates almost everything I love! Spinach, Ricotta, and Lasagna!  I nearly died when I saw this recipe, so click here and enjoy this recipe and more.

Spinach, Artichoke, and Ricotta Lasagna

Ingredients

  • 8 oz. Mozzarella, shredded
  • 15 oz. Ricotta
  • 1 Egg
  • 2 cups Onion, 1/2 inch dice
  • 10 oz. Frozen Chopped Spinach, thawed, drained and squeezed dry
  • 4 1/2 cups Bechamel Sauce
  • 12 sheets Lasagna Noodles (No Boil)
  • 3 cups Artichoke Hearts in Brine, quartered
  • 3 oz. Parmesan, shredded
  • Bechamel Sauce
  • 5 tbs Unsalted Butter
  • 4 Shallot
  • 3 cloves Garlic
  • 1/4 cup All-Purpose Flour
  • 3 1/2 cups Whole Milk
  • 3/4 tsp Nutmeg, grated

Directions

Preheat oven to 400° F.

  1. Mix ricotta and egg in a small bowl. Season with salt and pepper.
  2. Sauté the onions in the oil in a large sauté pan on medium heat until translucent, about 5 minutes. Add the spinach and season with salt and pepper.
  3. Spray a 13×9-inch baking dish with cooking spray. Spread 1H cups béchamel on bottom of pan and top with 4 sheets lasagna noodles.
  4. Layer with H of the ricotta, H of the spinach mixture, H of the artichokes, 1 cup béchamel, H of the mozzarella, and H cup of the Parmesan.
  5. Continue layering with 4 more noodles, the rest of the ricotta, spinach mixture, artichokes, mozzarella, 1 cup of béchamel, and H cup more of Parmesan.
  6. Finish with the last layer of noodles, 1 cup of béchamel, and ½ cup of Parmesan.
  7. Cover with parchment and then aluminum foil. Bake for 40 minutes until slightly bubbling. Remove foil and parchment and continue to bake until top is browned, about 10 minutes more. Cool 10 minutes before serving to allow lasagna to set up.

Tips

Optional: Serve each slice atop a generous spoonful of our basic tomato sauce

Advertisements

4 thoughts on “Spinach, Artichoke, and Ricotta Lasagna

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s