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Pesto Lasagna Lactose-free

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Pesto Lasagna Lactose-free

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Are you a pasta lover who happens to be lactose intolerant? If so, you'll be happy to hear about this lactose-free pesto lasagna recipe. It's a perfect dish for those who love lasagna but can't consume due to lactose intolerance. With a combination of dairy free ingredients, Barilla pasta, and delicious pesto sauce, this recipe will leave you feeling satisfied with your meal.Here are the five easy steps to cook a delicious lactose-free Pesto lasagna:



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Serves 4

9 Sheets Barilla® Oven-Ready Lasagna
1 Medium potato
1 Cup green beans ​

For the Pesto sauce​

4 Cups basil leaves​
2.5 Tbs pine nuts​
4 Tbs Lactose Free Parmigiano cheese, grated​
2.5 Tbs Lactose Free Romano cheese, grated​
1 Clove of garlic​
4 Tbs EVO​O

For the béchamel​

2 1/5 Lactose Free milk​
2 Tbs Lactose Free butter ​
3 Tbs all-purpose flour​
TIP Salt, to taste


Individuals with allergies or specific dietary concerns should verify that the ingredients they utilize for the recipes comply with their restrictions. *Such a line meets the VEGAN, GLUTEN FREE, LACTOSE-FREE AND KOSHER needs


Step 1

Blend the pine nuts and garlic in a blender. Add the basil leaves (washed and dried) and EVO without turning off the blender. Add half of the grated LF Parmigiano cheese (25 g) and LF Pecorino cheese  adjust the density by adding more oil if necessary.  ​

  • Pine nuts
  • garlic
  • basil leaves
  • extra virgin olive oil
  • grated LF Parmigiano cheese
  • LF Pecorino cheese. Potatoes
  • green beans

Step 2

Peel and cut the potatoes into cubes, clean the green beans and cut them into pieces also. Boil the potatoes and green beans in boiling water to al dente and drain.​

  • Potatoes
  • green beans

Step 3

Melt the butter in a pan on a medium heat. Add the flour and whisk constantly in order to avoid lumps. Pour in the milk, previously heated,. Bring to a boil for a few minutes and adjust salt.​

  • Butter
  • flour
  • LF milk
  • salt

Step 4

To make the lasagna, place a bit of béchamel, pesto, green beans and potatoes on the bottom of a baking dish and cover with the pasta sheets. Repeat 3 more times until you have 4 layers. Cover the last layer only with the béchamel, the remaining Parmigiano cheese and some potatoes and green beans.. ​

  • Béchamel sauce
  • pesto (made in step 1)
  • green beans
  • potatoes
  • pasta sheets
  • grated LF Parmigiano cheese

Step 5

Bake for 20-25 minutes at 325° F.​

Step 6

Let stand for 5 minutes before serving.​

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This recipe for Lactose-free Pesto Lasagna is a fantastic way to enjoy Lasagna without compromising your dietary needs. With homemade Lactose-free pesto and lasagna, this dish is sure to impress your family and friends. Only 6 steps, this dish can be made quickly and easily with readily available ingredients. Give it a try, and you won't be disappointed!