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Healthy Italian Pasta Recipes (Slide 24)

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This cheesy lasagna is full of spicy Italian turkey sausage, whole-wheat noodles, mushrooms and spinach. A serving of this version has about one-third the fat and saturated fat, and only half the calories of the original. Use soy-based sausage for a hearty vegetarian variation.

Recipe: Sausage, Mushroom & Spinach Lasagna

 
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