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How to ensure lasagne remain safe to eat at a Summer bake sale
Hi Matt and greetings all the way from sunny Malaysia!
I'm in the homemade lasagna business , and will be joining this bake sale every Friday this …
Rich lasagna sauce left-overs
My finished lasagna came out too rich. I used too much tomato puree and canned tomatoes. So there is still half of a very large tray left.
It seems …
Freezing lasagna in Teflon
Can I freeze an uncooked lasagna in a Teflon-coated metal pan?
Response: I've done some research into this and in truth …
Why does the filling in my lasagna get messy and ooze out?
I make a delicious old fashioned Italian lasagna and I make the filling extremely rich.
I cook my noodles 'al dente', drain these and lay out to dry. …
Selling frozen lasagna
I have a small business and my customers have asked me if I can sell them frozen lasagna.
What is the best way to freeze it and what kind …
How do I keep 40 pans of lasagna warm for a wedding reception?
I have a ton of friends that have agreed to make the family recipe for lasagna. How do I keep them warm?
I've thought of a couple of ideas:
Should I cover lasagna while cooking it?
Will covering it help to prevent it from drying out? Merry Christmas!
You don't need to cover it, no.
The key thing is …
Freezing lasagna - before or after cooking it?
I have lasagna all layered in a freezable dish and I'm not sure whether I should freeze it before it is cooked, or after it is cooked... ?
Please advise …
Can I freeze fresh homemade lasagne sheets?
Can I freeze fresh homemade lasagne sheets to use at a later date?
Yes indeed, I reckon you can. …
How to replicate this sausage lasagna?
While travelling in of all places, Romania... I had dinner at a small restaurant run out of the rural home of some Italian expats.
Layering the pasta in lasagna
I use a 13" x 9" pan when I make lasagna. How do you fit 6 pieces of lasagna noodles in this size pan? Should I double/stack them?
How to pre-cook lasagna for a party
I am having a gettogether at my house and would like to pre-make lasagna (with a butternut squash filling instead of tomato sauce).
I have to work …
Can I layer my lasagne the night before I intend to cook it or will it go soggy?
Response: Hi Joanne and thanks for the question. …
How long do i cook lasagna in a 9x13x4" pan?
I want to make lasagna in a 9x13x4" pan. Do I cook it longer because it's thicker?
Response: Hi Sue and thanks for the question.
My answer …
Why does my lasagna dry up when I freeze it?
Hi - I layer my pasta, having made the bolognaise sauce , but I also use shop-bought white sauce.
This always dries up when I freeze my lasagne.
Freezing baked lasagna
I baked two small pans of lasagna last night. We had one for dinner and I wanted to take one to my in-laws tomorrow.
I kept the second cooked lasagna …
Reheating previously frozen lasagna
Once my frozen lasagna has thawed and ready for reheating, at what temperature would you recommend and for how long. My lasagna is generally …
Can I sell my lasagna recipe?
I've been using the basic contours of an old Betty Crocker lasagna recipe for years, but I've changed it quite a bit over the years, and wonder if it is …
Order of layers
Is there any problem having the cheese layer on top?
Will the lasagna be too dry?
Answer: Generally speaking, we just pop a little …
Freeze lasagna sauce only or the whole thing?
Is it better to freeze just the sauce if you are making 2 pans of lasagna to eat at the end of the week? Or the whole lasagna?
Why should lasagna sit after coming out of the oven?
Why shouldn't we eat it straight away, but rather leave it to sit?
Answer: Hi there. A couple of reasons...
The first purely a 'health and safety' …
Do you have a recipe for quorn lasagna?
I've tried the eggplant lasagna on your site (lovely!), as I'm vegetarian, but wonder if you also know a quorn recipe?
You know quorn …
Defrosting time for lasagna
I've already cooked and frozen 18 lasagnas for my wedding . Someone will be able to heat them all up for the dinner following the ceremony. What's the …
More questions about freezing lasagna
Is it better to cook and freeze lasagna or freeze uncooked lasagna?
If I am freezing cooked lasagna do I cook for its full time then freeze?
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Lasagna for a party
We are having a graduation party on Friday and my daugher wants lasagna. Can I prepare it ahead of time, freeze it and bake it that day?
I'm serving …
Thawing frozen lasagna
I am going to freeze several pans of lasagna and am not sure how long to allow it to thaw before cooking or heating. Do I thaw it out in the fridge? If …
Problem with sloppy lasagna layers
It’s been a while since I was last in contact with you but I need your help!
Using your wife’s lasagne recipe I made the best lasagne …
How long can I freeze a lasagna that I did not pre-cook?
I made 2 lasagnas for a party, one traditional, and the other a béchamel meat version. The snow storm cancelled our party.
We rescheduled for another …
Do I cook lasagna sheets before the oven?
Are you supposed to cook the lasagna sheets before putting the layers in the baking dish?
Nope, there is no need …
Cook lasagna before freezing? How to defrost lasagna?
Should I cook lasagna before freezing or freeze it cooked? And how should I defrost lasagna for the best results?
Hi, this is actually …
Do you have a great vegetable lasagne recipe?
I love lasagne, but have only every made minced beef lasagne.
When eating out I often choose a vegetable lasagne but I have not been brave enough to …
2 questions about your meat lasagna recipe...
Re: your meat lasagna recipe , I have 2 questions...
On step 2 - what do you mean "put a large glug of olive oil in the pan - (to cover half the bottom), …
Freezing lasagna in a zip-lock bag
Very simple question Matt... how can I freeze leftover lasagna in a zip lock bag?
Hi Marta and thanks for your question. It's a good one! …
How to make lasagna - cook it first?
I was reading through your spinach lasagna recipe and have a question about how to make lasagna... do you use the no-cook lasagna or do you boil the …
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