Eggplant Lasagna With Ricotta and Asiago
Serves 4| Hands-On Time: | Total Time:
- Heat broiler. In a food processor, puree the tomatoes, garlic, 1 tablespoon of the oil, and ¼ teaspoon each salt and pepper.
- In 2 batches, arrange the eggplant slices on a broilerproof baking sheet, brush with 2 tablespoons of the oil, and season with ½ teaspoon salt and ¼ teaspoon pepper. Broil until charred and tender, 3 to 4 minutes per side.
- Meanwhile, in a small bowl, combine the ricotta, egg, basil, and ¼ teaspoon each salt and pepper.
- Spread half the tomato sauce in the bottom of an 8-inch square baking dish. On top of it, layer a third of the eggplant slices and half the ricotta mixture. Repeat with another layer of eggplant and ricotta. Top with the remaining eggplant and tomato sauce. Sprinkle with the Asiago.
- Reduce oven to 400º F. Bake the lasagna until bubbling, 15 to 20 minutes. Let rest for 10 minutes before serving.
- Divide the greens among plates, drizzle with the remaining tablespoon of oil; sprinkle with ¼ teaspoon each salt and pepper. Serve with the lasagna.
- Per Serving
- Calories 378
- Fat 26g
- Sat Fat 9g
- Cholesterol 91mg
- Sodium 782mg
- Protein 15g
- Carbohydrate 27g
- Fiber 14g
What does this mean? See Nutrition 101 .
This lasagna can be baked, then refrigerated (wrapped tightly) for up to 2 days. Reheat at 400º F for 20 to 30 minutes.