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Gluten-free vegetarian lasagna is a perfect summer dinner

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Summer's bounty from the vegetable garden leaves many wondering what to do with all those tomatoes and squash. Home Cuisine's Mae Pike has a vegetarian, gluten-free lasagna that is perfect for the lighter fare during the warm, sunny days.

Vegetable lasagna

8 medium zucchini
8 medium yellow squash
6 eggs
2.5 cups cottage cheese
1.5 lbs shredded mozzarella cheese
Salt and pepper to taste

Sauce:

12 tomatoes
1 onion
Basil

Slice zucchini & squash lengthwise in ΒΌ inch slices. Spray sheet pans with cooking spray lay squash out and brush with olive oil and dust with salt and pepper, bake in 350 degree oven for 8 minute or until tender. Remove from oven and cool.

Sauce:

Chop 12 tomatoes & 1 onion, saute onion with basil or italian seasoning, add tomatoes and simmer 20 - 30 minutes. Strain and reduce liquid until thick, add back to tomatoes.

Lasagna:

Mix the eggs & cottage cheese with a bit of salt and pepper. Spray a 9 x 12 pan with cooking spray. Put a thin layer of tomato sauce in the bottom of pan, sprinkle with mozzarella, put 1 layer of zucchini, then 1 layer of the cottage cheese, 1 layer tomato sauce, 1 layer of yellow squash. Finish with layer of tomato sauce and top with a generous layer of shredded mozzarella. Cover with foil and bake for 45 minutes in a 350 degree oven.

Home Cuisine
309 Wallace Avenue
Louisville, KY 40207
502-896-0666
www.homecuisineonline.com

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Additional Information:

Nutritious, fresh meals

Tailored to help customers reach health goals

All dishes adhere to the American Diabetes
Association and the American Heart Association guidelines

All meals made without the use of white flour, sugar, canned ingredients or Trans fats

Home delivery option

The Paleo Meal Plan is Here!

The Paleo Diet, or the 'Caveman Diet', is quickly becoming part of Healthy Lifestyles for people of all walks of life. As more and more people realize sensitivity to Gluten and Dairy, the Paleo menu is a terrific option, as the program consists of Lean Protein, Fresh Veggies, Fruit, Nuts and Eggs. At Home Cuisine, our job is to prepare these wonderful meals in our Gourmet Kitchen, with a focus on taste.

About Mae Pike

Mae Pike learned to cook at her mother's hip. Many of her early memories are based around watching her mother, Chef Sandy Pike, fine-tune her recipes in the kitchens of some of Louisville's favorite eateries. Combining 25 years of experience in restaurants and event planning with her positive, upbeat personality, Mae can win over the pickiest of eaters.

About Home Cuisine

Since 2004, Home Cuisine has been preparing healthy, fresh, and delicious meals in Louisville, Kentucky. Our meal plans are tailored to meet our customers' weight management goals and dietary needs, including portion-controlled, vegan, and gluten-free plans. We are committed to using simple, high-quality ingredients, and never use bleached flours, refined sugars, trans-fats, or added preservatives. Home Cuisine adheres to the guidelines of both the American Diabetes Association and the American Heart Association.

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