April 26, 2001 at 3:57 PM CDT - Updated July 12 at 2:57 AM
1/2 lb. Ground beef 1 t. Garlic powder, optional 1 C Tomato sauce 2 1/2 C Canned tomatoes 1/4 t. Pepper 1/2 lb. Lasagna noodles 1/4 lb. Sliced mozzarella cheese 3/4 lb. Low-fat cottage cheese 1/2 C Parmesan cheese
Brown beef in a frying pan. Drain fat. Add garlic powder. Add tomato sauce, tomatoes, and pepper to frying pan. Cover and simmer 15-20 minutes. Cook noodles according to package directions. Drain. Put alternate layers of the noodles, mozzarella cheese, cottage cheese, tomato/meat sauce, and grated Parmesan cheese into the baking dish, ending with a layer of sauce and topping with some Parmesan cheese. Bake at 375 degrees F for 15-20 minutes.