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Easy Skillet Lasagna Recipe
5 from 2 votes

Cheesy Lasagna Skillet

This delicious Skillet Lasagna is a hearty, filling meal prepared in just one skillet for easy prep and clean up. Eat this in a bowl as is, or pair it with any of a number of sides for a wholesome meal. 
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Ingredients

  • 1 lb lean ground beef
  • 1 lb sweet Italian sausage mild
  • 15 oz tomato sauce (1 can)
  • 2 tsp Italian seasoning dried
  • 3 cloves garlic pressed
  • 1 1/4 cup mozzarella cheese grated
  • 1/2 cup parmesan cheese freshly grated
  • 15 oz ricotta cheese
  • 2 tbsp parsely fresh, finely chopped
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp ground black pepper

Instructions

  • In a large skillet, brown the sausage and beef over medium heat, breaking up as you go. 
  • Once the meat is no longer pink, drain the grease and return the meat to the skillet.  Add the tomato sauce, Italian seasoning, and garlic and cook over medium heat, stirring regularly for 3-5 minutes. Stir in 1 cup mozzarella and 1/4 cup parmesan cheese, mixing until it is melted and combined. Then remove from heat.
  • To make the ricotta topping, combine the ricotta, parsley, 1/4 cup parmesan, salt and pepper in a separate bowl and mix until combined.
  • Smooth the meat mixture out and spread the ricotta over top in an even layer. Sprinkle with the remaining 1/4 cup mozzarella cheese. Transfer skillet to oven and bake uncovered at 425˚F for 10 minutes or until the cheese on top is melted and is heated through. Optional, turn the oven to broil for an additional 2-3 minutes to brown the cheese on top as pictured.
  • Remove from oven and garnish with parsley if desired. Serve over pasta or sautéed spinach. Enjoy!

Recipe Notes:

  • Leftovers can be stored in an airtight container for 3-4 days in the refrigerator or in the freezer for up to a month.
Dietary Considerations:
This recipe is naturally gluten free, low carb, and friendly for low carb and keto diets.  Not all of the serving suggestions are low carb or gluten free. Please check all packages of products bought to ensure compliance.
Nutrition facts provided based on my best estimation for the recipe and may not be accurate depending on what brands you use or modifications you make to the recipe.  I recommend using a nutrition calculator with the exact brands and measurements you use for the most accurate calculation.
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Nutrition Information:

Serving: 8ozCalories: 459kcal (23%)Carbohydrates: 6g (2%)Protein: 33g (66%)Fat: 33g (51%)Saturated Fat: 15g (94%)Cholesterol: 123mg (41%)Sodium: 1058mg (46%)Potassium: 605mg (17%)Fiber: 0gSugar: 2g (2%)Vitamin A: 720IU (14%)Vitamin C: 6.4mg (8%)Calcium: 305mg (31%)Iron: 3.1mg (17%)

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