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“A south beach version of Lasagna.”
1hr 15mins

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Use the dry herbs (to taste) to season the sauce.
  2. Saute the onions until golden. Add garlic and mushrooms and cook 5 minutes on medium heat.Add to sauce.
  3. Use same saute pan to brown the meats, and drain well.
  4. Grease a 9" x 13" baking pan. Arrange a layer of eggplant or zucchini in the bottom of the pan, laying the pieces side by side closely, as though they were lasagna noodles.
  5. Next, add a layer of the ricotta, and sprinkle on basil.
  6. Next, add a layer of the cooked meats, mushrooms, a layer of sauce, a layer of mozzarella cheese.
  7. Repeat until everything is gone. Make the top layer cheese. Cover with foil.
  8. Bake at 350 degrees for about 45 minutes, uncover and bake until brown, about 10 minutes.

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