Courgetti lasagne

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    55 min

    Replace the pasta with sliced courgette for a delicious low-carb, vegetarian version of lasagne. Serve with a salad on the side for a complete meal. Great warmed up the next day for lunch leftovers!


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    Ingredients
    Serves: 4 

    • 4 courgettes
    • 350g passata or tomato pasta sauce
    • 75g grated mozzarella cheese
    • 425g bechamel sauce
    • 80g grated Parmesan cheese
    • 2 teaspoons freshly chopped basil

    Method
    Prep:20min  ›  Cook:35min  ›  Ready in:55min 

    1. Preheat oven to 190 C / Gas 5.
    2. Cut courgette lengthways into 1/4-inch thick slices with a knife or mandoline.
    3. Pour 2 tablespoons tomato sauce on the bottom of a 9x13-in baking dish. Arrange courgette slices in a single layer, slightly overlapping, over tomato sauce. Top with a thin layer of mozzarella, 1/3 of the bechamel sauce, 1/3 of remaining tomato sauce, 1/3 of the Parmigiano Reggiano cheese, and 1/3 of the basil. Repeat layers, topping with bechamel and Parmigiano Reggiano cheese.
    4. Bake in the preheated oven until sauce is bubbly and the top is golden brown, about 35 minutes. Allow to set until remaining liquid is absorbed, about 10 minutes.
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    5

    I made this lasagne exactly as was stated, and it was a crowd pleaser. My picky husband even ate it, and he usually needs a heavy meal. This tasted exactly like regular lasagne, but was light. My daughter and I can't eat gluten, so noodles are not an option for us. We have not found GF lasagne noodles yet. So this dinner was perfect for us, quite a treat actually. We never get to have lasagne with noodles, so this was a hit. This will be a regular in our house! I look forward to making it for guests as well.  -  08 Jan 2017  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)

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    4

    Delicious flavor, however it was kind of soupy. I added mushrooms, and my husband would also recommend adding some kind of meat (ground hamburg, anyone?)  -  22 Aug 2016  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)

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    3

    Great, Great, Great! I love eggplant Parmesan and this is now a close second. Make it to the recipe first if you can and then adjust from there. Healthy and lower cal. I will definitely make it again and again.  -  30 Mar 2016  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)

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