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Tuesday, February 8, 2011

DAY 3 -

Roasted Red Pepper Lasagna

Prep Time:
45 Min
Cook Time:
50 Min
Ready In:
1 Hr 35 Min


  • 4 medium sweet red peppers
  • lasagna noodles
  • garlic cloves, minced
  • tablespoon olive or canola oil
  • 1 (28 ounce) can crushed tomatoes
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh parsley
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • teaspoon dried basil
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/4 cup butter or stick margarine
  • 1/3 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 2 1/2 cups fat-free milk
  • 2 cup shredded Parmesan cheese


  1. Cut each pepper into quarters; remove seeds. Place peppers, cut side down, on a foil-lined baking sheet. Broil 4 in. from the heat for 20-25 minutes or until skin is blistered and blackened. Immediately place peppers in a bowl; cover and let stand for 15-20 minutes. Peel off and discard skin. Cut peppers into 1/4-in. strips.
  2. Cook lasagna noodles according to package directions; drain. In a saucepan, cook red peppers and garlic in oil for 1 minute; add the tomatoes, parsley, sugar, basil and pepper. Simmer, uncovered, for 20 minutes. In a saucepan, melt butter. Stir in flour, salt and nutmeg until smooth. Gradually add milk. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened.
  3. Spread 1 cup pepper sauce in a 13-in. x 9-in. x 2-in. baking dish coated with nonstick cooking spray. Top with three noodles, 1-1/2 cups pepper sauce, 1 cup white sauce ancheese. Let stand for 15 minutes before d 1/3 cup Parmesan cheese. Repeat layers. Top with remaining noodles, white sauce and pepper sauce. Bake, uncovered, at 350 degrees F for 30-35 minutes or until bubbly. Sprinkle with remaining cutting.


  1. Normally, I avoid lasagna... but this... I really like roasted red peppers, heck I love bell pepper in general... will have to try this sometime.


  2. I just cooked this for me and my friend and we loved it! Noting this one down for the future.

  3. i might try this out soon. thanks for the recipie, hope to see more like this :)

  4. Great idea for a blog. Can't wait to see what your recipe is for tomorrow.

  5. Love the blog idea and the recipes look great, gonna have to try some out one of these days to surprise the family

  6. i love lasagna!!! god i cant wait until i move out of this dorm so i can actually cook my own food.

  7. Really enjoy this blog woth all the recipes very descritpive. Im following and hoping for more good recipes.

  8. Holy crap. I'm so glad I found this blogspot.

    I have a soft place for cooking. Especially for making chili and beer

  9. Looks yummy! I need some food now :P

  10. I like your blog, I'll be following :)

  11. Dude I've actually been making this shit since I started following you

  12. and another masterpiece, going to try this out

  13. Thanks for another great recipe. I'm saving it for when I have the time to make it, will let you know when I do.

  14. You should try to find pics with a better resolution. ;)

  15. I love the blog, and had to comment on my favorite looking recipe. This looks delicious.

    I love the way you post important details like time it takes very visibly and your recipes are very simple. Thanks for all the nummy food I can now make :)

  16. MMMM I love lasagna gotta try this at home