Mediterranean open lasagne

Mediterranean open lasagne

This recipe is quicker and easier to assemble than standard lasagne, so it’s an ideal speedy midweek meal. The cooked aubergines add an earthy flavour and meaty texture that works well in place of the usual minced beef.

By , 21 September 2015
Mediterranean open lasagne
  • Ready in: 50 mins
  • Serves: 4
  • Price: 92p per serving
Nutritional Info
Each 398g serving contains
  • Fat 17.5
  • Sat Fat 4
  • Sugar 14.7
  • Salt 0.8
  • Cals 386
of your 5-a-day
of your reference intake.
Typical energy values per 100g: 406kJ/97kcal.
  • 2 red onions, cut into thin wedges
  • 1 aubergine, cubed
  • 1 red pepper, de-seeded and cut into small pieces
  • 1 yellow pepper, de-seeded and cut into small pieces
  • 8 sun-dried tomatoes, halved, plus 2 tbsp oil from the jar
  • 2 tsp mixed herbs
  • 2 tsp ground black pepper
  • 40g cornflour
  • 450ml semi-skimmed milk
  • 1 level tsp coarse-grain mustard
  • 50g Chosen by you 50% Less Fat Mature British Cheese, grated
  • 125g Chosen by you Fresh Lasagne Sheets
  • Salad, to serve
  • Pre-heat the oven to 220C/200C Fan/Gas 7. Toss the red onions, aubergines, peppers and sun-dried tomatoes in the oil, to coat. Stir in the mixed herbs and black pepper. Put in a roasting tin, cover with foil and cook in the oven for 25 minutes. Remove the foil and cook, uncovered, for another 15 minutes.

  • Meanwhile, make the white sauce. Mix the cornflour with a splash of the milk and the mustard, in a pan, until smooth, then add the rest of the milk. Bring to the boil, stirring continuously. Simmer for 1-2 minutes, until the sauce has thickened. Add the cheese. Take off the heat and stir.

  • Cut each sheet of lasagne into 4 and add to a pan of boiling water. Simmer for 4 minutes, then drain.

  • To serve, layer sheets of lasagne with the veg mixture and sauce.