Lasagna recipes are very "forgiving." In fact, if you don't have one of the ingredients mentioned in recipes, you can make some simple substitutions.


Recipe calls for: Substitute with:
Andouille sausage Spicy kielbasa sausage
Asiago cheese Parmesan or provolone cheese
Burgundy wine Cranberry juice; beef or vegetable broth; tomato juice
Cajun seasoning Creole seasoning
Chorizo Pork, turkey or andouille sausage; ground beef
Cilantro Fresh parsley
Flour tortillas Corn tortillas
Italian turkey sausage Italian or pork sausage; ground beef
Mexican cheese blend Cheddar and Monterey Jack blend or Pepper Jack cheese blend
Ricotta cheese Cottage cheese
Shallots Onion and a little garlic