Garden fresh veggies pair with our delicious sauce made with real ingredients in this free-form lasagna that’s cooked entirely in a skillet. There’s no need to boil the noodles as they cook right in the sauce, making this dish even easier to get on the table. Herbed ricotta with a touch of lemon provides fresh flavor while adding velvety richness.
cost per recipe: $10.10
The price is determined by the national average.
tablespoons olive oil
large orange bell pepper, diced (about 1 cup)
large red onion, diced (about 1 cup)
medium zucchini (about 1 pound), diced (about 3 cups)
large yellow squash (about 11 ounces), diced (about 2 cups)
tablespoons thinly sliced fresh basil leaves
or Prego® Tomato Basil Italian Sauce
oven ready (no-boil) lasagna noodles, broken into 2-inch pieces
cup reduced fat (part skim) ricotta cheese
teaspoon dried Italian seasoning, crushed
teaspoon grated lemon zest
Heat 1 tablespoon oil in a 12-inch nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add the pepper and onion and cook for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add the zucchini, yellow squash and remaining oil and cook for 10 minutes or until the vegetables are tender, stirring occasionally.
Stir in 2 tablespoons basil. Season to taste. Reduce the heat to low. Stir in the sauce and lasagna noodles. Cover and cook for 15 minutes or until the lasagna noodles are almost tender, stirring occasionally.
Stir the cheese, Italian seasoning and lemon zest in a small bowl. Drop the cheese mixture by spoonfuls onto the lasagna mixture. Cover and cook for 10 minutes or until the noodles are tender. Sprinkle with the remaining basil.