David found a package of rice lasagna noodles the other day and said, “you know, I am really hungry for lasagna. Think you can make a vegan version that tastes good?”
Nothing like a challenge! Especially since lasagna is one of those quick meals that is perfect for a crowd. The trick, of course is to bake it on low heat with lots of liquid so you never have to precook the noodles! I really have not made this dish since we gave up dairy last year so I figured I just wing it and see what happened.
The place to start was with my more or less standard combination of vegetables (carrots, zucchini, green pepper, onions, garlic and spinach). That was all easy! The part that took a little thinking was what to use in place of ricotta cheese. (more…)