Zucchini Roll Ups with Sweet Italian Turkey Sausage

PASS THE RICOTTA! We're making Zucchini Lasagna Roll-ups with Sweet Italian Turkey Sausage. Get ready to flex your kitchen muscles 💪because this tasty dish is perfect for your next dinner. 

Prep Time: 30 minutes

Cook Time: 20 minutes

Servings: 4 - 6

Ingredients 

– 1 package GATC Sweet Italian Turkey Sausages
– 4 zucchini, sliced vertically with vegetable peeler
– 1 cup ricotta
– 1/3 cup Parmesan, grated
– 1/2 cup basil, chopped
– 2 cloves of garlic, minced
– 1 egg
– kosher salt & fresh ground pepper to taste
– 2 cups mozzarella, shredded 
– 1 jar marinara 

 

Instructions

1. Preheat Oven to 400°F. Layer sliced zucchini over paper towels. Sprinkle with salt and let sit for 15 minutes.

2. Remove turkey sausage from casing and sauté in a skillet over medium heat until browned. Set aside for lasagna filling. 

3. In a bowl add ricotta, parmesan, 1/4 cup basil, garlic, egg, salt & pepper, turkey sausage, and 1 cup mozzarella. Mix filling until fully combined. 

4. Add marinara to baking dish. Use a spoon to spread evenly across bottom of dish if needed. 

5. Layer 2 zucchini strips & add 1 tbsp of filling. Then roll up! Add to baking dish and continue until the dish is full. 

6. Sprinkle remaining 1 cup of mozzarella over dish. Bake in oven for 30 minutes.

7. Sprinkle with remaining 1/4 cup chopped basil. Serve hot! 

8. Gobble up & enjoy!