Chicken and Broccoli Lasagna

Elevate your pasta night with our Chicken and Broccoli Lasagna—a savory twist on the classic Italian favorite. Layers of tender chicken, crisp broccoli, and creamy cheese come together in this comforting dish. With every bite, you’ll experience a harmonious blend of flavors that make this lasagna a delightful departure from the ordinary. Prepare to indulge in a culinary journey that combines the heartiness of chicken, the freshness of broccoli, and the cheesy allure of lasagna.

Ingredients You’ll Need:

  • 9 lasagna noodles, cooked according to package instructions
  • 2 cups cooked and shredded chicken
  • 2 cups broccoli florets, blanched
  • 2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 1 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 2 cups ricotta cheese
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon dried basil
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 3 cups marinara sauce

Preparation Steps:

  1. Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C). Grease a 9×13 inch baking dish.
  2. In a bowl, combine shredded chicken, blanched broccoli, minced garlic, dried oregano, dried basil, salt, and pepper. Mix well.
  3. In a separate bowl, mix together ricotta cheese, 1 cup of mozzarella cheese, and 1/2 cup of Parmesan cheese.
  4. Spread a thin layer of marinara sauce on the bottom of the prepared baking dish.
  5. Place three cooked lasagna noodles over the sauce.
  6. Spread half of the chicken and broccoli mixture over the noodles.
  7. Dollop half of the ricotta cheese mixture on top.
  8. Repeat the layering process with noodles, remaining chicken and broccoli mixture, and ricotta cheese mixture.
  9. Top the final layer with the remaining three lasagna noodles.
  10. Pour the remaining marinara sauce over the top, spreading it evenly.
  11. Sprinkle the remaining mozzarella and Parmesan cheeses over the sauce.
  12. Cover the baking dish with foil and bake in the preheated oven for 30 minutes.
  13. Remove the foil and bake for an additional 15 minutes or until the cheese is melted and bubbly.
  14. Allow the Chicken and Broccoli Lasagna to cool for a few minutes before slicing and serving.
  15. Enjoy the delectable fusion of flavors in every forkful!

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