Classic Five-Layer Lasagna with Bolognese, Béchamel, and Mozzarella

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  • Serves

    12 to 15

    • Difficulty


Appears in
From Scratch: 10 Meals, 175 Recipes, and Dozens of Techniques You Will Use Over and Over

By Michael Ruhlman

Published 2019

  • About

This is the simpler of the two lasagna variations presented here, but it’s every bit as delicious—pasta layered with a Bolognese-béchamel sauce and topped with mozzarella. For this recipe I used a 10-by-15-inch/25-by-38-centimeter pan, because I began this book after marrying a woman who had a lovely Le Creuset baking dish of that size. Otherwise I would have used my standard 9-by-13-inch/22-by-33-centimeter pan, and I might have been able to build the lasagna higher with the same amount of