Pretty awesome. I prepared this last night to bake this evening. I used cottage cheese instead of ricotta and substituted mushrooms for the meat. My 8 year old said this was better than regular lasagna! I’m glad this set up like a regular lasagna, I was worried it would be a mess but we loved it so much! Thanks for the recipe. Loved it! I planned to use low fat cottage cheese in place of some of the cheese, but I grabbed a large tub of sour cream (thinking it was cottage cheese…which I found I didn’t have) and used that instead. how long did you cook in air fryer and what temp.? One medium zucchini has over 50 percent of your daily vitamin C needs. I will, for sure, be making this again! Eggplant and zucchini are both low in calories. this was delicious! Normally, lasagna is out because I gain weight easily and husband has diabetes, but this recipe did the trick! When I make it again, I think I might get just a bit more zucchini–there were too many holes! pasta-gluten free gal as well. I’ve made this without ricotta. The result was just delicious! Hi- Any idea of the fat/calorie count per serving? I split this recipe into 2 smaller lasagna pans & froze it before my daughter was born. Thanks Gina…we are having fun trying all your recipes! Just made this using Meatless crumbles instead of ground beef. It was a hit. I made it today and it is delicious! I’m going to try them in a cast iron skillet and see how that works since our grill is not working and we do not have a grill pan. Does this criss-cross method not work with zucchini? 1: Non fat cottage cheese with an egg mixed in in place of the ricotta. It was PERFECT every time. I would hands down make this again for company. Thanks, Pingback: 10 Super Healthy Ways to Consume Deliciousness | ONE DOES SIMPLY. They attributed these improvements to the antioxidant effects of squash’s phytonutrient chemicals. I used cottage cheese instead and a two to one ratio of sausage. It depends on whom you ask. I make veggie lasagna all the time. are clickable links to these studies. You have helped me stay on track with WW with your awesome recipes! Super yummy and it’s healthy. To die for. A couple changes: I used Italian chicken sausage instead of ground beef, I sliced zucchini very thin with a veggie peeler and just salted/dried it with paper towels instead of using the mandolin and grill, and I didn’t do layers of mozzarella, just a little bit sprinkled on top (maybe 3 Tbsp total). Delicious. (I am the veg). But love all your simple, healthier version of recipes and so does my husband! I used turkey sausage since I had it on hand and wanted to shave some points. I usually use ground turkey instead of beef and it freezes wonderfully! I don't think I will be buying a mandoline. What would you suggest to use instead of ground beef or turkey? This is TASTY! I just used regular ricotta and it was great! We really loved it. My husband loved it. Seems like a long time to me. My slices were really thin, so I just layered the thin slices up to make a thicker layer of zucchini. It was definitely a labor of love and made a special meal. I had some summer squash from my parents’ garden, so I used that instead of zucchini. I did not notice this until we started, so dinner was alittle late, though worth the wait. SO MUCH EXTRA DELICIOUS FLAVOR. Your lasagna was delicious. It is great if you have lots of zucchini in the summer and don't know what to do with it. Who needs pasta?? I am wondering the same thing. The sauce was tasty and thick — there was no watery stuff on the bottom of the pan at all. Spoon a third of remaining sauce over zucchini and sprinkle with 1/4 cup Parmesan. I hope it fairs well over night in the fridge. Amazingly good. I ended up freezing half of it because there is only the two of us so tonight’s dinner is the remaining of the dish. Great flavor, and I didn't sense missing the pasta. Also, I only bought 8 oz of mozz at the store for some reason so I substituted a little more parmesan in the mix. Zucchini and all summer squashes are members of the, It has a very low score on the glycemic index and a high water percentage; is low in calories, carbs and sugars; and is high in. I have made this multiple times and just LOVE it! Absolutely AMAZING! Best lasagna ever. I also did not grill the “noodles.” Instead, I sprinkled them with salt to draw out the water, blotted them dry with a paper towel, and then baked them at about 350 for about 10 minutes (I did get distracted and forgot a pan in the oven – they still worked just fine). And in Mexico, zucchini flowers are stuffed or added to quesadillas, fajitas or chili. My husband always thanks me for dinner, but tonight he used a word that grabbed my attention: “That was a BEAUTIFUL meal..” He had 2 servings!. Since I didn't have a mandoline, the zucchini gave me some trouble (slicing & grilling), but all the trouble making it was well worth it. Folate specifically is tied to cell growth and aids in tissue development and maintenance. This was delish! And idk if it just needed a couple more minutes or not but the texture of the cheese on top didn’t turn out great. That way the zucchini is still al dente after it’s baked. of 93% lean ground turkey, next time I will add 1-2 links of spicy turkey sausage. My daughter doesn't like lasagna noodles, so I usually fix it when she isn't home. Loved this recipe! When I got home my wife says ” wow, are you sure it didn’t day 1 – 28 oz can” . I was going to ask something similar. I'm sure you could. This is a favorite in our house and I’ve made it lots of times. I didn’t even miss the noodles. Can I make this up in advance, or will the courgettes become soggie??? Is it freezer friendly, if so how do you suggest to freeze? I love this recipe!!! The sauce was amazing but the zucccini took FOREVER without the mandeline. (4). Thanks, Gina, for a marvelous recipe! Oh, also, maybe this is a big factor, I usually just use jar sauce! It does look delish! and used fat-free cottage cheese instead of ricotta. That would make it much easier but it was not necessary. But, I have a question. This was sooooooooooo good!!! Made it tonight. Or would that be weird? Does this freeze well by any chance? nancy in Ottawa ! I’ve tried this recipe recently and it appears really good. To obtain the biggest digestive boost, eat the whole vegetable, including the nutrient-rich seeds and skin. Truly a keeper! Freeze after it has been cooked. I love this dish, I’ve made it twice. It was AMAZING. We BBQ the zucchini strips in the morning, after sprinkling them with salt step. Great idea placing zucchini’s on paper towels, I was amazed at how much water It actually absorbed! Thank you for a great low carb recipe to use up my zucchini! Instead of 16oz of mozzarella I used a 200g package (just under 8oz), for a revised pointplus value of 8. My mandolin only has one setting and I guess the zucc slices were too thick. The results were still amazing and I’ll be making this again very soon. It makes it a lot more pricey, but it was fabulous. I have made this lasagna several times and it is always a hit. Hi Gina,I love this recipe! I made this for dinner tonight. Can this be frozen , either uncooked or cooked? The first time I doubled the meat (2 lbs of ground turkey) and added some tomato sauce in with the crushed tomatoes. Paleo Zucchini Banana Bread: Make my Paleo Zucchini Bread, which is made with coconut flour. I used a smaller deeper baking dish – which explains the extra liquid I had. Step 2 - Mix the vinegar, sugar, salt and spices in a large saucepan with a lid and bring to a boil and simmer for 5 minutes. I didn’t drain the fat juice from the meat, but instead, used a strainer spoon afterwards when applying the sauce to the dish (the fat really helps caramalize the onions). It was AWESOME. Has anyone tried to make this and freeze before baking? Mine is less than 3.5 inches and I can never fit my ingredients without overflow. I always add spinach to the ricotta mixture (frozen, thawed and water squeezed out until really dry). A 2008 study done by the Endocrine Research Unit at Devi University in India found a high presence of polyphenols and ascorbic acid in extracts taken from the peel of zucchini and other squash vegetables. We ate it all. I used turkey chop meat and added fresh mozzarella for the top. . This recipe was hit in my family. Grilling the zucchini is brilliant. Aside from it taking MUCH LONGER than 70 minutes to prepare (next time I will gril the Zuchinni as the ground meat is browning) you did not mislead us. Then I added the jar of sauce to the meat/veggies. What about it took you 2 hours?! Success! Hi i was wondering if there are any 21 Day Fix people who have made this and what the container count is that you use? Can this be frozen? Thanks . My husband even enjoyed it, and he hates vegetables! I used my broiler for about 3 or 4 minutes on each side, and that worked pretty well. The only change I did was adding spinach to the ricotta layer. Yum! Great recipe, and I have two servings in the freezer – question, though, do people recommend reheating the frozen leftovers in the microwave or oven? The 99% lean would lower the points slightly. Would this work as a prep/freeze and then bake later? Note that the numbers in parentheses (1, 2, etc.) Zucchini, also called courgette in some parts of the world, is believed to have been first cultivated up to 10,000 years ago. Thanks for the idea! A huge hit! I switched out the beef for ground turkey – but otherwise followed the recipe. This recipe was DELICIOUS!!! Definitely a great weekend recipe when you have more time to devote to prepping it. Muir Glen Organic whole peeled tomatoes (pulsed to break down in processor) in lieu of crushed tomatoes in ingredient list, Grilled the zucchini on the stove (Cuisinart large grill pan worked really well; loved the dark grill marks and flavor it imparted made it all worth it). Much of the antioxidant content is held within zucchini’s skin, so it’s a good idea not to peel your squash. My husband isn’t a fan of zucchini but he loved it too. Overall it was pretty good, but I would definitely add salt to the ricotta mixture next time. However, I don’t even miss the pasta. How would you recommend cooking the zucchini for those of us that don’t have a grill? This fit the bill. I started off with Atkins (which did not work) , then switched over to Weight Watchers. Sure, might be better to freeze after assembling and then bake it day of. I made this last night and it turned out great! I took all of your advice, boiling the zucchini beforehand, salting/blotting them after slicing to cut down on the extra moisture and I must say it all worked like an absolute charm! I like to roast/grill zucchini and peppers on the burner– it’s quick and cooks them perfect. My husband even said he thought it was delicious. Can't tell that the noodles are not pasta. It was a huge hit, totally delicious!!!! hope that helps someone, since I’m sure you’ve either made it by now or passed on the recipe. In the first step are we just browning the meat or cooking all the way through? You really can’t go wrong unless you slice the squash too thick. My family couldn’t get enough of it. Well, yeah, preparing quality meals usually takes time. I used Italian turkey sausage in place of ground beef, but that is the only modification I made to the recipe. Hi I’ made this tonight and it was delicious, but I’m curious as to how you’re doing your calorie calculations. My husband and I have decided that there is no need for noodles. But this recipe is a KEEPER. My life just got so great…. Brought all back to campsite and made fresh crushed tomatoes and did the meat and sauce in the Dutch oven over the fire. Zucchini benefits digestive health and is often recommended for digestive issues, such as diverticulitis, since it’s hydrating and provides essential electrolytes and nutrients. It was really good. It was still perfect. Results?? Would any other substitutions or alterations have to be made? I would maybe use more zucchini and less ricotta next time, but that’s just a personal preference. The result was amazing and LESS POINTS….down to 6 pts I believe! Loved using the fresh zucchini. Eggplant instead of the zucchini is very good also. Broiled about 3 min per side. Any ideas would help!! Green ones are usually longer, while yellow ones are typically wider and shorter. Looking forward to your cookbook this fall! YUM! (13). It was delicious! I baked this earlier today and it was absolutely delicious. Will try to make it again and maybe add a few more eggs to my white sauce so it holds up better. I look forward to making it again. My tip: Although the recipe is Easy Peasy, , its a bit labor intensive having to prep the zucchini. I covered with foil until the last ten minutes so the top didn’t burn. Thank you Gina! This is going to be my go-to recipe for pot-lucks and family get-togethers. Wow i never noticed that before. So, I suggest maybe changing it to “1 can (28 oz) for those of us who are first time saucers. I bought this provolone at my local natural food store. I don’t make it as often as I want to because it does take a lot of prep with the zucchini. I was wrong! Thanks for your help! I also followed the ricotta filling ratio, but I added some wringed out spinach, and puréed it. I've recently been diagnosed as per-diabetic, so this recipe is great for low-carb eaters… This time I cut the zucchini in rounds and made mini lasagne cupcakes (highly recommend using silicone cupcake liners) & am keeping them frozen for an easy microwave lunch. I only have a charcoal grill, but do you think microwaving on paper towels could have a similar effect? Since zucchini tends to be very watery, grilling it first is a must (I use my grill pan). Even then, just bake a little more. It may have been because I used ground turkey instead of beef. Thanks again! I did also add some fresh oregano and parsley and used only 12 ounces of cheese. I've made this twice already. Big, big win!!! Made this last night and my husband and I loved it! Didn’t change a thing. Thanks! It is absolutely delicious. I didn’t have a grill or a mandolin so I had to VERY carefully slice the zucchini thin with a knife, salted & drained on a paper towel, and baked it in the oven for about 10 minutes on 350. Also, pretty dangerous because I feel I could eat the whole pan! Thank you for sharing the recipe! This is an awesome recipe! I smells succulent as I grilled those after making the sauce. Made it this weekend – so delicious and worth all the steps. It’s mild flavor and crispness, allows it to take on the flavors of … Everyone ate it and said it was good. Zucchini casserole is more like it. This is a great dish. One cup of cooked zucchini gives you more than 15 percent of your daily value, which is usually more than what’s included in the typical multivitamin supplement! Leftovers were also great, though we didn’t have as much as I expected because my parents asked to have some, too, and so we split it with them. I made this last night – used homemade italian sausage we bought from a church fundraiser and skipped the ricotta – just used a little shredded mozzarella and goat cheese on top with some italian breadcrumbs – the zucchini was a great idea. I sub fat free ricotta for the part skim when I can find it in the market to lighten it up even more, and I use a lot more zucchini! And would you cook it first or since the zucchini are part cooked is ok without bak8ng all the way? And I used sweet, Italian turkey sausage instead of ground beef. I will slice the zucchini a little bit thicker so they are more substantial. I used fresh tomatoes, and just added tomato paste and let it cook until it was the right consistency… basically just cooked my usual pasta sauce and used it instead. Delicious!! i made my own Ricotta cheese with raw milk and heavy cream – not low fat, but really yummy! It was a bit more labor intensive for me because I made this at my daughter's and she didn't have a mandolin or grill pan but I was able to thinly slice the zucchini and broil it in the oven. The only change that I made from the original recipe is that I substituted ground chicken breast for the ground beef. It takes time to make, bit is so worth it! Finishing off my second piece now. If you have instructions you could share that would be great! Send Text Message. . We loved this recipe!!! Eggplant would have less liquid so you may not have to worry about that as much. It looks delicious. I actually had a friend do a very small paint job for me and when I asked him what I owed him he said he just wanted this lasagna! I have leftover Ricotta and started going through your recipes and landed on this one. Also made the skinny chicken soup w/shitake mushrooms AND skinny chocolate cake, with 0 fat whipped cream, a little dark chocolate fondue sauce and fresh raspberries. Some of these antioxidants include vitamin C, vitamin A, superoxide dismutase (SOD), glutathione peroxidase (GSHpx) and glucose-6-phosphatase (G6Pase). It turned out much better than I expected. There are so many good ones.) Hope you broiled it rather than boiled it though! We’re having it again tomorrow and the rest will be frozen for another meal down the road. I just sliced it and used it raw in place of the noodles. My wife and kids (33 & 35) love it and I’ve made it 2 additional times. I baked the zucchini at 425 and then let it sit to drain even more water out. I am allergic to both dairy and soy, so I used a cashew-based provolone cheese instead of dairy-based mozzarella. Do you think you could replace the zucchini with yellow squash? Im making this tonight and it states to PREHEAT at 350 but then states to bake at 375…Im going to stick with the 350…Thanks for sharing! There wasn’t enough zucchini or meat, but it is probably me. I would def cook them first, just like you cook the meat first Lentils is a great substitute idea. I used 1.25 lb. I got mine down to 345, using ground turkey, and eliminating the mushrooms ( not much difference, but, I don’t like em) I did it by directly importing and manually entering and could never get below 350. WOW, was this good! Since it is just me, I make two 8X8 pans and freeze one uncooked (with the cheese already added to the top). I’ve made it 3 times and my family likes it a lot too! Thank you very much for sharing. Not a WW but I'm always looking for leaner tastier recipes. Three Cheese Zucchini Stuffed Lasagna Rolls, Start by cutting the zucchini ribbons which replace the noodles in this dish. In addition to protecting the delicate tissues of eyes, they can keep skin youthful and free from signs of aging, too. Bring on the zucchini harvest – we empty nesters will try at least half of your recent 35 Zucchini Recipes post. I did the same as Janelle: full fat ricotta and grass fed beef. Made this tonight as I was craving Lasagna but didn’t want the carbs. Uncover the foil and bake 20 minutes (to dry up the sauce) then place the remaining 1 cup mozzarella and bake until melted, 10 minutes. How many points would this be? I slice, slightly salt and stack layers of zucchini and paper towels, weight and let sit overnight. Absolute success!! Pingback: 16 Must-Have Keto Recipes for Every Meal of the Day - The Fit and Healthy Baker. ? My husband said it was OUTSTANDING! A similar thing happened to me. Skinnytaste is becoming my "go to" source for recipes. It even tasted better than when I make my regular lasagna with noodles. Fantastic! I also added some thinly sliced baby bella mushrooms to the onion/garlic mix with a splash of red wine. I made it at home as the zucchini’s went ballistic in our garden. Will make again soon. The lasagna wasn’t runny at all. Bake now and freeze, reheat up to a week later! Such a great comfort food! Yum. I'm the only one in the house who is on WW but the other people? (10). Also, I added a layer of wilted spinach between the layers of meat/sauce/cheese, to add some more veggies and volume (plus felt like I was going to run out of zucchini slices!). Thanks, Gina! Will definitely be filing this one to make again. Worked well for me! You never fail me. My husband and I agree this is the best lasagna I’ve ever made, and I’ve made lots of lasagnas through the years! Flavorful and better than a traditional pasta lasagna!!! Let it sit for 15 mins and was delicious! I've been making this recipe for years. I also use fennel seed and make extra ricotta and meat, so that each layer is relatively thick, and I put big pieces of Genovese basil on each layer. Thanks Gina, love the updates! One medium zucchini has over 50 percent of your daily vitamin C needs. Finally, I cut the recipe in half and made it in a loaf pan. A favorite. Im trying it tonight with reconstituted TVP granules and mushrooms, should be excellent! My only minor adjustment was cooking time, I cooked for 25 minutes and then let it sit in the oven for about 15 minutes. We froze leftovers for a later meal and IMO, it was even better! I was blown away at how tasty and satisfying it was and I didn’t miss the pasta AT ALL!!! I have also made it vegetarian by substituting mushrooms for the meat. Although my husband is allergic to onions, so I had to leave that out, this was delicious. Made for second time and will be made many more. I am a WeightWatcher and am particularly grateful that you include the SmartPoints in your recipes. Really want to make this but just questioning oven time. At least he ate it! Zucchini: Drain the shredded zucchini for this recipe. I LOVE this dish! I used half beef and 1/2 turkey to cut on points. Thank you for this dish! It also has the added bonus of requiring no oil, as a grill pan might. WIN! I just let everything simmer a bit longer. Made this last night and oh so good. My husband LOVED it! If so how? For anyone who doesn't have a mandoline; I used a vegetable peeler! Could have used a little more spice, even though I did use garlic powder and ground fennel.Will add whole fennel next time. I expect it will be delicious. When cooked drain in colander to remove any fat. They sell 93% grnd. Does anyone know why I cannot "reply" to a comment? Cheers, Jennifer. I actually make 2 smaller pans and put one in the freezer for later. Finding you is a game changer for our family! Cleaned out the fridge and came up with layers of sauce,(jarred and doctored up), fresh spinach, mushrooms sauteed with fresh thyme, cottage cheese instead of ricotta, and italian chicken sausage. Gina, you rock! I also made the rosemary/garlic/parmesan biscuits with this and they were just as good! This was a real labor of love. We modified it alittle… We found we could use less mozzarella cheese, (to save me WW points) but we did add an extra 1/2 C of ricotta as we didn’t seem to have enough to spread nicely on each layer. You do get multiple meals out of it, which helps when considering the time to prepare. How to Find out If an Avocado Is Ripe. I was very impressed. Below is a look at zucchini nutrition facts. How would you prepare the eggplant? In a medium bowl mix ricotta cheese, parmesan cheese and egg. One of my favorites. I just made this for the 2nd time. A good lasagna will puff up while cooking and then settle back down while resting. Even though it doesn't call for Ricotta and I don't eat meat, I am going to modify this recipe to accommodate:). So glad i read the comments as well…I cooked it at 375 uncovered for 40 minutes (the cheese was a little darker) but I loved it that way. In terms of taste and texture, yellow squash is considered to be sweeter, while green zucchini is usually a bit crunchier. Delicious! Thanks! With regular lasagna you typically layer the layers criss-crossed so it holds together better. Zucchini blossoms (the flowers it grows from) are also a popular ingredient. Couple of lower calorie subs: used 96% lean (didn’t have to drain and cooked meat with onion and garlic) no fat ricotta and half the mozzarella (2% milk). For anyone struggling with diabetes, zucchini can help combat problems controlling blood sugar levels since they’re a very low-carb, low-glycemic veggie that helps prevent insulin spikes and dips. I have made it many times now and it’s always a hit. Banana or applesauce instead of lots of oil: leeps the muffins moist and adds natural sweetness. Interesting. THIS WAS AMAZING! Drizzle fruity extra-virginolive oil over thin slices of potato, zucchini,and tomato for a low-fat summer gratin. Just made this, was fabulous !!!! Good flavor though! You will need a. delish! I doubled the meat and zucchini and used cottage cheese instead of ricotta (cheaper), but otherwise made the recipe as is. I almost never use it in ricotta as I like mine more soft and creamy. What would you suggest instead of cheese for those who can't eat dairy? Thank-you ladies! The main reason I followed this recipe was because of the layering instructions. I like to make extra spaghetti sauce using the crushed tomatoes, and chopped portobellos for meatiness and chewiness. Like some other commenters, I found the calorie count to be way off, so I reduced the mozzarella cheese by a cup to try to mitigate the high calorie count. Thanks so much “skinnytaste” Mj Van Krugel, Huntington Beach, Calif. A little frustrated that I looked at the total time as I started and it said total time 70 minutes. Yes. This was fantastic. Question.. It is so much easier than grilling and it always comes out amazing. Didn’t miss noodles at all. I use an 8 oz bag of shredded low sodium low fat mozzarella cheese instead of 16 oz & it's plenty for my husband who is a cheese freak. Arrange a third of the zucchini in an even layer over tomato sauce. I added some ground flax to the sauce for thickener, and I don’t grill them. I’ve made this recipe one million times, always a crowd favorite. First off, just the time you have once everything is done for the sauce to cook said 30-40 min! I followed them to a t(ee?) Hi Gina! (12), In Traditional Chinese Medicine, summer squash is considered a “yin cooling food.” It’s used to improve detoxification, quench thirst, relieve irritability, alleviate skin lesions and promote urination if fluid retention is an issue. I’ve never heard of the criss cross method for regular lasagna. Mandolines can be difficult to learn how to use but are indispensable once you figure them out. This came out great! How many carbs are in zucchini? I This will definitely become a staple in my house! 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