Time to Get Cozy with TikTok's Viral Lasagna Soup
If you're a TikTok aficionado and/or a cozy fall enthusiast, you may have stumbled upon the latest viral sensation that's sweeping the social media platform: Lasagna soup. A cozy classic twist on a hearty soup and the traditional pasta dish.
Although it may not be new, lasagna and soup combining to join forces to create the ultimate comfort food for the fall season, it is taking the internet by storm. So, get ready to unwind with a bubbling pot of cheesy, saucy, pasta-filled goodness that's perfect for those chilly fall evenings.
While there are Instant Pot lasagna soup recipes, the lasagna soup that's gone viral on TikTok only requires one pot on the stovetop and a minimal amount of labor, great for those without an Instant Pot! For this cozy dish, every ingredient gets added to a single pot to simmer before being ready to serve.
To begin your lasagna soup, you'll need to cook your sausage or ground beef in a pot and then remove it in order to sauté your onion, garlic, and seasonings in the same pot. After that is cooked down, add tomato sauce, diced tomatoes, and broth to let all the flavors simmer. Finally, reincorporate the cooked beef, along with the dry, uncooked lasagna noodles.
The choice is yours to leave the pasta sheets long or break them up so they are easier to eat. Once the noodles are mixed in, add the cream cheese and cheese. When the noodles become al dente, it is ready to be served.
Toppings and garnishes are quite versatile, you can add a spoonful of cool ricotta and a sprinkle of basil, some parmesan shavings or fresh mozzarella, the options are endless! Don't forget to pair your Lasagna Soup with some crusty bread or garlic knots for the ultimate fall feast. And if you're feeling fancy, why not open a bottle of red wine? After all, fall is all about indulging in comfort food and creating those cozy moments.