Gluten Free & Vegan Lasagne

lasagne

This gluten free & vegan lasagne is incredibly simple to make and is a total crowd pleaser. It’s the perfect dinner party meal for sharing with family or friends or even just for a quiet night in.

It tastes just like the “real” thing and absolutely packed full of flavour.

You will need a blender for this recipe!

Gluten Free & Vegan Lasagne

gluten free, vegan, dairy free, egg free, refined sugar free
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 40 minutes
Total Time 50 minutes
Servings 4 people

Ingredients

  • Gluten Free Lasagne sheets
  • 200 g vegan cheese
  • Fresh basil to serve optional

Tomato Sauce Ingredients:

  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 3 garlic cloves crushed
  • 1 medium red onion diced
  • 100 g vine tomatoes chopped into quarters
  • 120 g mushrooms sliced
  • 1 tsp dried oregano
  • 1 tsp dried basil
  • 2 cans black beans drained and rinsed (400g x2)
  • 680 g passata 1 large glass jar
  • 2 tbsp tomato puree
  • 4 handful fresh spinach
  • Salt & Pepper

Vegan White Sauce Ingredients:

  • 200 g cashews soaked for 15 mins in warm water
  • 4 tbsp nutritional yeast
  • 1 tsp dried basil
  • 1 garlic clove crushed
  • 2 pinches salt
  • 4 pinches pepper
  • 200 ml unsweetened plant milk I use almond
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tbsp water

Method

  1. Pre heat your oven to 200C and place your cashews in warm water
  2. Start by heating a large pot on a medium heat with olive oil, garlic, onion along with a pinch of salt and pepper. Cook this down for a couple minutes
  3. Meanwhile chop the mushroom and tomatoes and add them to the pot along with the dried basil and oregano to cook down until soft
  4. Whilst that is cooking, drain and rinse the black beans before adding to the pot with the passata and tomato puree and stir. Cook all this together on a low/medium heat for 10 minutes
  5. Once the tomato sauce is cooked, simply stir through the spinach allowing it to wilt down
  6. Now add all the white sauce ingredients into a blender and blend until smooth
  7. Simply layer up the lasagne how you like it (I go for tomato sauce, lasagne sheet, tomato sauce, white sauce, lasagne sheet and so on)
  8. Finally grate over the vegan cheese and place in the oven at 200C for 30 minutes
  9. Top with fresh chopped basil + serve with a side salad (optional)

Tips

If you have leftovers, store in an airtight container in the fridge for up to 2 days.

Love pasta? Try my “Cheesy Bean Pasta Bake”

Creating this lasagne? Don’t forget to tag me on Instagram @healthylivingjames Facebook @healthylivingjames or Twitter @healthylivingJW so I can see what you create! Want to save it for later then pin it on Pinterest @healthylivingJW

lasagne oven dish

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Gluten Free & Vegan Lasagne

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