Spinach-Lasagna Casserole

Spinach-Lasagna Casserole

You’re steps ahead to dinner with a skillet-easy lasagna--no layering or noodle precooking required! Hamburger Helper® dinner mix is the secret. Bonus, there’s a green veggie tucked in, too!

Prep Time

20

Minutes

Total Time

1:10

Hr:Mins

Makes

7

servings

1
box (9 oz) Green Giant® frozen chopped spinach
1
cup shredded mozzarella cheese (4 oz)
1/2
cup small-curd cottage cheese
1/4
cup grated Parmesan cheese
1
lb lean (at least 80%) ground beef
1
clove garlic, finely chopped
1
box Hamburger Helper® lasagna
3
cups hot water
  1. Heat oven to 375°F. Rinse spinach with cold water to separate; drain thoroughly. In small bowl, mix mozzarella, cottage and Parmesan cheeses.
  2. In 10-inch skillet, cook beef and garlic over medium heat 8 to 10 minutes, stirring occasionally, until beef is brown; drain.
  3. In ungreased 2-quart casserole or 11x7-inch glass baking dish, mix beef mixture, spinach, uncooked Pasta, Sauce Mix and hot water. Spoon cheese mixture evenly over top.
  4. Bake uncovered 40 to 50 minutes or until top is golden brown and sauce is bubbly.
Makes 7 servings
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Success
Using paper towels to blot the spinach after you drain it is a good way to absorb any remaining moisture so the mixture won’t be too thin.
Substitution
No fresh garlic? Use 1/8 teaspoon dried minced garlic instead.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 290
    • (Calories from Fat 110),
  • Total Fat 12g
    • (Saturated Fat 6g,
    • Trans Fat 1/2g),
  • Cholesterol 55mg;
  • Sodium 890mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 22g
    • (Dietary Fiber 1g,
    • Sugars 5g),
  • Protein 22g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 1/2 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 0 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 0 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 1 1/2;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.