Creamy Chicken Lasagna

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Recipe from LDS Living Magazine

  • 6 uncooked lasagna noodles
  • 3 cups cooked chicken, shredded
  • 1 cube chicken bouillon, dissolved in ¼ cup hot water
  • 1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened
  • 2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese, divided
  • 1 (26-ounce) jar spaghetti sauce Italian seasoning, to taste

Preheat oven to 350˚ F. Cook lasagna noodles according to package directions; drain, rinse in cold water, and set aside. In a large bowl, combine shredded chicken, bouillon water, cream cheese, and 1 cup mozzarella. Spread of spaghetti sauce in the bottom of a 9×13-inch baking dish. Cover with ½ of the chicken mixture and top with 3 lasagna noodles. Repeat layers. Top with remaining sauce and mozzarella. Sprinkle on Italian seasoning, to taste. Bake 45 minutes, until cheese is melted and bubbly. Makes 6 to 8 servings.

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Slow Cooker Lasagna

“The difference between stumbling blocks and stepping stones is how you use them.” – Unknown

Recipe is from Kraft; photo from: http://www.sixsistersstuff.com

I like meals that I can put together quickly and not worry about while I do other things.

Ingredients:
1 lb. lean ground beef or Italian sausage
1 (24 oz) jar spaghetti sauce
1 cup water
1 (15 oz) container of ricotta cheese (can use skim ricotta)
1 pkg. Kraft Italian Five Cheese (approx. 2 cups)
1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
1 egg
2 tablespoons parsley
6 regular lasagna noodles, uncooked

Directions:
Brown meat in large skillet; drain.  Stir in spaghetti sauce and water.  Mix ricotta, 1-1/2 cups Kraft Italian cheese, 2 tablespoons Parmesan, egg and parsley.

Spoon 1 cup meat sauce into slow cooker; top with 3 lasagna noodles, broken to fit; and half of cheese mixture.  Cover with 2 cups meat sauce.  Top with remaining noodles, broken to fit; cheese mixture and meat sauce.  Cover with lid.

Cook on low 4-6 hours or until liquid is absorbed.  Sprinkle with remaining cheese; let stand, covered, 10 min. or until melted.