Grab out a couple handfuls of parmesan and mozzarella and put them in a small bowl this will be for topping the lasagna.
Dinner rolls meal ideas. To make the pasta mound your flour on a large pastry board or the counter with the salt and make a well in the center. Just like you would with your spaghetti and your penne youve got to salt the water when you boil your lasagna noodlesit doesnt matter if those noodles are going to be surrounded by the most flavorful mixture of meat and sauce thats ever been whipped up. Add the rest of the parmesan and mozzarella as well as a couple good pinches of italian seasoning and basil. Stir occasionally every 1 2 minutes.
Make a well in the center and add a pinch of salt. Salt water to a boil over high heat. This is pasta 101. It doesnt matter how divinely salty the parmesan cheese is.
The sauce acts like a barrier between the noodles and the pan. To make the pasta mound your flour on a large wooden board. Set up your pasta maker on the side and place it onto the widest noodle setting. Mix this all together with your hands.
Add a pinch of salt to the pot right before you add the noodles and let them cook according to the time on the box usually 10 12 minutes. Put 3 or 4 noodles in the boiling water. However you make lasagna there is one rule you should always follow. Simmer uncovered 30 minutes stirring occasionally.
Break the eggs into the well and whisk them a little you can also beat eggs in a small bowl and then add to flour or start by mixing flour and eggs together in a bowl and then turn out onto a board to knead. Start to incorporate the eggs and flour by slowly bringing more flour in from the inside edges of the well. Break the eggs and yolks into this well and start to scramble each egg with a fork as it is being added. Stir in tomatoes tomato paste water sugar 3 tablespoons parsley basil fennel 12 teaspoon salt and pepper.
Pass the rectangle of dough through the roller to flatten it. In a small bowl mix egg ricotta cheese and remaining parsley and salt. Make sure you keep the entire lasagna noodle from breaking as you will need unbroken sheets when you layer the dish later. Line a rimmed baking sheet with two clean kitchen towels or sheets of parchment and have more towels or parchment ready.
Push the dough ball into a flat rectangular shape with both hands. Bring a 10 quart pot of well salted at least 1 tbs. Bring to a boil. Place the ricotta into a large bowl along with one egg.
Cook the noodles in boiling water. Put a large bowl of ice water near the pot of boiling water.