Community Pick

Jo Mama's World Famous Lasagna

Want more from Genius Kitchen?

Watch on your Apple TV, Roku, or Fire TV and your iOS, Fire, or Android device.

Learn More
“Wondering what to do with leftover sauce when you make Jo Mama's World Famous Spaghetti? Here is the perfect answer. Don't skimp on the sauce--this is best when you use 6-7 cups of sauce. Prep time assumes you have already made sauce. I like to make this up in 2 smaller casseroles so I can serve my family one and freeze the 2nd one for later.”
2 casseroles

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook lasagna noodles according to package directions, drain and cut to fit pan.
  2. In small bowl, mix cottage cheese, oregano, salt and 1/4 cup of parmesan cheese.
  3. Using two deep 9 x 7-inch glass baking pans or one deep 9 x 13-inch casserole dish, make a layer of noodles followed with 1/2 cottage cheese mixture, 1/2 mozzarella cheese and 1/3 sauce.
  4. Follow with another noodle layer, remaining cottage cheese, mozzarella cheese and 1/3 sauce.
  5. Top this with a final noodle layer covered with remaining sauce.
  6. Sprinkle remaining 1/4 cup parmesan cheese over top.
  7. Bake in 350°F oven for 30-40 minutes until casserole is bubbling and slightly browned on top.
  8. Let cool for 15 minutes before serving so lasagna can firm up for easier slicing and serving.

Watch more

Join the Conversation

  • all
  • reviews
  • tweaks
  • q & a