Microwave Zucchini Lasagna

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Nov. 20, 2011

Ingredients

Lean ground beef 1 Pound
Tomato sauce 16 Ounce (1 can)
Garlic powder 1 Teaspoon
Italian seasoning 1 Teaspoon
Salt 1 Teaspoon
Ricotta cheese 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Egg 1 , slightly beaten
Zucchini 4 , thinly sliced lengthwise
Grated mozzarella cheese 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)

Directions

MAKING

1. In a microwave oven, place a small glass casserole and add beef into it, and cook on a setting of ROAST (7) for about 6 minutes until the beef losses its pinkness. Stir the beef once during cooking, drain.

2. Add garlic powder, tomato sauce, salt and Italian seasoning into the beef by stirring it once.

3. In a bowl, combine ricotta cheese with beaten egg.

4. Take a large glass casserole; spread a layer of half ricotta cheese, zucchini and sauce.

5. Repeat the layer and cover. Cook on a setting of REHEAT (8) for about 10 minutes until the mixture turns hot. Turn the mixture atleast once during the cooking time.

6. Spoon grated mozzarella cheese over the mixture and continue cooking at the same setting for about 3 minutes until the cheese softens.

SERVING

7. Serve zucchini lasagna hot with garden fresh vegetables.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 2163Calories from Fat 1057

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 120 g184.6%

Saturated Fat 64 g320%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 3805 mg158.54%

Total Carbohydrates 90 g30%

Dietary Fiber 16 g64%

Sugars 42 g

Protein 183 g366%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet