Slow cooker lasagne

A delicious lasagne recipe for a slow cooker.

No pre-cooking of the meat or the pasta is required. It is easier than you think…

Ingredients

Lasagne

  • 1 tsp vegetable oil
  • garlic (1x clove), halved
  • 1 onion (small), finely chopped
  • 1 onion (small), finely chopped
  • ½ red pepper, finely chopped
  • ½ courgette, finely chopped
  • 4 mushrooms, finely chopped
  • 500g lean beef mince
  • 1 beef stock cube
  • 1 tsp oregano, dried
  • 400g tomatoes (1x tin), chopped
  • 200g tomato pasta sauce (1x jar)
  • 8 lasagne sheets

White sauce

  • 25g butter
  • 25g flour
  • 250ml milk
  • ¼ tsp English mustard
  • 110g cheddar cheese, grated

Method

Lasagne & White Sauce

  • Step 1.

    Preheat the slow cooker on high and grease with the vegetable oil Rub the garlic clove around the basin, then chop and add to the basin.
  • Step 2.

    In a separate bowl, mix together the mince, chopped onion, pepper, courgette and mushrooms, sprinkle over the stock cube and herbs.
  • Step 3.

    Add in the jar of tomato pasta sauce and the chopped tomatoes and mix really well.
  • Step 4.

    To make your own white sauce, melt the butter in a pan and stir in the flour.
  • Step 5.

    Cook over a low heat for one minute stirring.
  • Step 6.

    Take off the heat and beat in the milk a little at a time until everything is well mixed and smooth.
  • Step 7.

    Season with the mustard, salt and black pepper.
  • Step 8.

    Return to the heat and bring to the boil, add half the cheese and stir in.
  • Step 9.

    Back to the lasagne. In the slow cooker basin, layer up the meat sauce and the pasta sheets ensuring that you have at least 3 layers of pasta to absorb the liquid.
  • Step 10.

    Put the lid on tightly and cook on a HIGH setting for 5-6 hours.
  • Step 11.

    When cooked, sprinkle the rest of the cheese on the top to serve.
  • Step 12.

    If your slow cooker basin is oven-proof, place under a hot grill for a bubbling cheesy top.

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