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From Creative to Classic: 6 Lasagna Recipes that the Whole Family Will Love

by Rachael Ray Show Staff 4:21 PM, July 28, 2016

Rachael Ray Show

Aired July 28, 2016

Whether you’re craving a rich Bolognese lasagna with heavy layers of gooey melted cheese, or you want a healthy or gluten-free option, we have six delicious recipes that will win over everyone at the table.

No. 1: Ratatouille Lasagna

This gluten-free take on lasagna features grilled or roasted vegetables instead of pasta. Rach layers her veggies with ricotta mixed with a parsley and walnut pesto. No one will miss the gluten in this dish!

No. 2: Lasagna Bolognese

Fabio Viviani’s rich Bolognese-style meat lasagna is the real deal, and is so special that it made our second list of “Foods to Make Before You Die.” Fabio evens challenges you to make your own pasta – why not?

No. 3: Spaghetti Squash with Spinach and Ricotta

This recipe is like lasagna without all of those starchy carbs! Reduce the cheese to cut even more calories!

No. 4: Butternut Squash and Escarole Lasagna

This rich and delicious, are dare we say, nutritious, butternut squash and escarole lasagna features a somewhat surprising ingredient -- sage!

No. 5: Lasagna with Meat Ragu

This recipe calls for béchamel and a meat sauce layered between sheets of easy homemade pasta, with Parmigiano-Reggiano. Yum!

No. 6: Judge Patricia DiMango's Lasagna

Judge Patricia DiMango of syndicated court show Hot Bench shares her tried and true recipe, which is centered around a sauce featuring beef, pork and veal that cooks all day!

What’s your favorite kind of lasagna? Tell us below.