Review Recipe

Taco Lasagna

Prep Time 35 minutes
Cook Time 55 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 30 minutes
Servings 15 servings
Author Holly Nilsson
Course Casserole, Main Course
Cuisine Tex Mex
Seasoned beef, beans, and veggies layered between lasagna noodles and baked until bubbly.
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Ingredients

  • 2 cups mozzarella cheese divided
  • 2 cups cheddar cheese divided
  • 9 lasagna noodles cooked and cooled
Sauce
  • 1 pound ground beef or turkey
  • 1 onion finely diced
  • 2 cloves garlic minced
  • 2 packages taco seasoning low sodium or homemade
  • 1 green bell pepper finely diced
  • 28 oz low sodium diced canned tomatoes undrained
  • 1 cup corn
  • 15 oz black beans drained and rinsed
Cheese Layer
  • 1 cup cottage cheese
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 1/2 teaspoon cumin
  • 1 egg

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Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.

  2. In a large pan, brown ground beef, onion and garlic. Drain any fat. Stir in taco seasoning and 1 cup water. Cook until water is evaporated.

  3. Add green pepper, undrained tomatoes, corn, and black beans. Let simmer 5 minutes or until slightly thickened. Remove from heat.

  4. In a small bowl, combine cottage cheese, sour cream, cumin and egg. Set aside.

  5. In a 9x13 pan, layer in the following order: 1 cup of sauce, 3 lasagna noodles, 1/2 of remaining sauce, 3 lasagna noodles, cottage cheese mixture, 1 cup of each cheddar and mozzarella, 3 lasagna noodles, remaining sauce.

  6. Cover with foil and bake 40 minutes. Remove foil, add remaining cheeses and bake an additional 15 minutes or until cheese browned and bubbly.

  7. Let rest 10-15 minutes before cutting. Serve with desired toppings such as sour cream, lettuce, tomatoes, olives, green onions and cilantro.

Recipe Notes

Nutrition information does not include optional toppings.
Nutrition Information
Calories: 303, Fat: 11g, Saturated Fat: 6g, Cholesterol: 59mg, Sodium: 682mg, Potassium: 465mg, Carbohydrates: 29g, Fiber: 5g, Sugar: 5g, Protein: 23g, Vitamin A: 905%, Vitamin C: 14.9%, Calcium: 318%, Iron: 2.7%

(Nutrition information provided is an estimate and will vary based on cooking methods and brands of ingredients used.)

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