Recipes

Warm up with this slow cooked lasagne soup

Here is an amazing, tasty soup which packs in all the flavours of a lasagne. You can make it on the stovetop or it’s also super easy in the slow cooker too.

Soup is a great way to warm up the family on a cold night. As a member of the 28 Day Weight Loss Challenge, you’ll have access to some fabulous soup recipes.

Think Vietnamese Beef Pho, Minestrone, and Sweet Potato and Leek Soup with Coconut Cream. YUM! Find out more about the challenge HERESlow cooked lasagne soup

Slow cooked lasagne soup

Ingredients (makes 4 serves)

  • 1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil (15 mls)
  • 200 grams lean beef mince
  • 1 brown onion, diced (100 grams)
  • 2 cloves garlic, sliced (6 grams)
  • 1 cup kale leaves, finely chopped (30 grams)
  • 2 medium carrots, grated (140 grams)
  • 2 courgettes, grated (220 grams)
  • 4 cups liquid beef stock, salt reduced (1000 mls)
  • 2 cups tomato passata (500 mls)
  • 4 lasagne sheets, dried (60 grams)
  • 1/3 cup ricotta cheese (86.7 grams)
  • 2 tsp lemon zest (8 grams)
  • 1/2 tsp dried thyme leaves (0.5 grams)
  • 2 teaspoons grated Parmesan (6 grams)

Method

If cooking on the stovetop:

  1. Heat oil in a saucepan, fry mince and onion for 1-2 minutes or until mince is browned.
  2. Add garlic, kale, carrot and courgette and stir to combine, cooking for a further couple of minutes until vegetables start to soften. Add tomato passata and stock. Bring to the boil, then reduce to a simmer for 10 minutes.
  3. Break up the lasagne sheet(s) and add to the saucepan. Simmer for a further 20 minutes.
  4. Meanwhile, combine ricotta with lemon zest and thyme.
  5. To serve, pour the soup into a bowl and top with ricotta mix and grated Parmesan.

If cooking in a slow cooker:

  1. Heat oil in a saucepan, fry mince and onion for 1-2 minutes or until mince is browned.
  2. Place onion and mince into the slow cooker with all other ingredients, excluding the ricotta, lemon zest, thyme, Parmesan and lasagne sheet(s).
  3. Cook on low for 8 hours, adding the broken lasagne sheet(s) in the final 40 minutes of cooking.
  4. Combine the ricotta with the lemon zest and thyme. To serve, pour the soup into a bowl and top with ricotta mix and grated Parmesan

324 calories per serve

Access thousands of recipes on the 28 Day Weight Loss Challenge!

Our 28 Day Weight Loss Challenge is a family-friendly, breastfeeding-safe program designed FOR MUMS to help them tackle their health and lose the baby weight. 

Every week you are given a different meal plan to follow and each month we add new recipes to our Challenge Recipe Hub. That way, you’ll never get bored and stay on weight loss track while digging into healthy, yummy recipes.

Learn more about our 28 Day Weight Loss Challenge HERE

February Frenzy Sale - Up to 65% OFF Sitewide

USE CODE: SHOP10 for an extra 10% OFF already discounted prices!

Plus Flat rate UK shipping only £2.95 SHOP & SAVE

team_healthymummy
written by:

The Healthy Mummy

We have an amazing team of writers at the Healthy Mummy that are all dedicated to getting you the best stories, information and content.