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Dinner
Nov
2
2018

Chicken Lasagna Bagel Bake

Sharing my easy lasagna recipe today!  This Chicken Lasagna Bagel Bake is the perfect weeknight dinner the whole family is going to love!
easy lasagna recipe

Easy Lasagna Recipe

I’ve put together this easy lasagna recipe for you today that I can’t wait to share. All of your favorite lasagna ingredients, but I use bagel pieces instead of the noodles. Cheesy goodness!

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Lasagna Recipe Simple

easy lasagna recipe

Start by cutting up four Everything Bagels into 1 inch pieces.

easy lasagna recipe

Layer a couple ladle’s of pasta sauce into the bottom of your baking dish.

easy lasagna recipe

Spread evenly.

easy lasagna recipe

Top with half of your cut bagel pieces.

easy lasagna recipe

Top evenly with Ricotta mixture.

easy lasagna recipe

A nice layer of shredded Mozzarella.

easy lasagna recipe

Shredded chicken up next.

easy lasagna recipe

A nice drizzle of sauce over top.

lasagna recipe easy

One more layer of bagel pieces.

lasagna recipe easy

Last but not least, another layer of cheese!

lasagna recipe easy

Bake at 350 degrees F. for about 20-25 minutes until your cheese is nice and melted.

lasagna recipe easy

….and you get this 🙂

lasagna recipe easy

…and this.

Tips

  1. Serve this meal with a nice green salad and fruit if desired.
  2. This recipe makes great leftovers the next day!
  3. This is a great recipe for bringing to neighbors who are in need of dinner.
  4. This recipe is great for feeding a crowd, so simple to prepare.
  5. You can use this meal as a freezer meal too.
  6. Instead of chicken, try ground Italian sausage or even ground beef.
  7. Add your favorite chopped vegetables such as spinach and zucchini.
Chicken Lasagna Bagel Bake
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
25 mins
Total Time
35 mins
 
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Italian
Keyword: berst lasagna recipe, chicken lasagna recipe, easy lasagna recipe, lasagna, lasagna recipe, lasagna recipe easy, lasagna recipe ricotta, meat lasagna recipe, quick lasagna recipe
Servings: 8
Calories: 395 kcal
Author: Jenny
Ingredients
  • 24 ounces pasta sauce
  • 4 whole Everything Thomas Bagels split and cut into 1 inch pieces
  • 2 cups cooked shredded chicken such as rotisserie
  • 30 ounces Low Fat Ricotta Cheese
  • 1/4 cup shredded Parmesan Cheese
  • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 cups shredded Mozzarella cheese
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. and lightly spray a 9×13 inch baking dish with cooking spray.
  2. Place about 1 cup of pasta sauce over bottom of baking dish. Layer with half of the cut bagels and shredded chicken.
  3. Place ricotta, Parmesan cheese, salt and pepper into a large bowl. Mix to combine. Scoop the mixture evenly over bagel layer, I had a little left over that I saved for later. Top evenly with a ladel full of more pasta sauce. Top with half of the shredded cheese. Place remaining bagel pieces, more sauce and remaining cheese. Bake for 20-25 minutes until melted and hot. Remove and serve.
Nutrition Facts
Chicken Lasagna Bagel Bake
Amount Per Serving
Calories 395 Calories from Fat 126
% Daily Value*
Fat 14g22%
Saturated Fat 8g50%
Cholesterol 53mg18%
Sodium 1156mg50%
Potassium 491mg14%
Carbohydrates 39g13%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 4g4%
Protein 26g52%
Vitamin A 935IU19%
Vitamin C 5.9mg7%
Calcium 568mg57%
Iron 2.1mg12%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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  1. 1
    Tori says:

    Just when I though regular old bagels couldn’t get better…. This looks amazing!

  2. 2

    This is such a great idea! I want to dig in.

  3. 3

    Really good idea, and would solve a use-up-the-day-old-bagels problem, too!

  4. 4

    Look at all that cheesy deliciousness.

  5. 5

    Such a great idea with bagels! Love it, Jenny!

  6. 6

    We’re never without Thomas bagels in the house – love this idea!

  7. 7

    Jenny! I just nada flash back to high school when I lived off of pizza bagels! I bet this is so good:)

  8. 8
    Medeja says:

    Lasagna with bagels both looks and sounds fantastic!

  9. 9
    Maria says:

    I love a quick and easy weeknight meal!

  10. 10

    This looks amazing, Jenny!

  11. 11
    Deborah says:

    This is seriously so creative!! I know my family would love it, and I love how easy it is!

  12. 12
    Tiffany says:

    What a unique way to make lasagna. This looks really tasty Jenny!

  13. 13

    The BEST of all worlds…bagels & lasagna!!!

  14. 14

    What a unique twist on using bread instead of pasta!

  15. 15
    Nicole says:

    Bagels for dinner … Sign Me Up!

  16. 16
    Shelley says:

    I think the pictures contradict the actual written instructions. Which order should we follow?


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