Introducing Vegan Zucchini Lasagna Rolls, a modern and plant-powered twist on the classic Italian comfort dish. In this innovative rendition, traditional lasagna noodles step aside, making room for thinly sliced zucchini that elegantly wraps around a delectable filling of vegan ricotta, spinach, and aromatic herbs.

The assembly of these lasagna rolls is a culinary dance, as zucchini strips are delicately layered with a luscious mixture of vegan ricotta, spinach, garlic, and a medley of savory spices. The result is a harmonious blend of flavors that captures the essence of traditional lasagna while offering a lighter and more nutrient-dense experience.

Nestled in a bath of marinara sauce and topped with a generous sprinkle of vegan mozzarella, these zucchini rolls undergo a transformation in the oven, becoming tender yet retaining a satisfying bite. For those who crave a golden and crispy finish, a brief stint under the broiler adds the perfect touch.

Garnished with fresh basil or parsley, these Vegan Zucchini Lasagna Rolls present themselves as a feast for the eyes and a celebration of plant-based ingenuity. Whether you adhere to a vegan lifestyle or simply appreciate the vibrant flavors of a vegetable-forward dish, these rolls are a delicious and guilt-free alternative to traditional lasagna. Revel in the layers of taste, the heartiness of the filling, and the wholesome satisfaction that comes from embracing a more plant-centric approach to this beloved Italian classic. Elevate your dining experience with this creative and flavorful twist that proves that plant-based cuisine can be both nourishing and indulgent.

Vegan Zucchini Lasagna Rolls


  • 3 medium zucchinis, thinly sliced lengthwise
  • 2 cups vegan ricotta cheese
  • 1 cup vegan mozzarella cheese, shredded
  • 1 cup spinach, chopped
  • 1 can (14 oz) crushed tomatoes
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon dried basil
  • Salt and black pepper, to taste
  • Olive oil, for drizzling
  • Fresh basil leaves, for garnish (optional)


  1. Preheat the Oven:
    • Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C).
  2. Prepare Zucchini Slices:
    • Slice the zucchinis thinly lengthwise using a mandoline or a sharp knife.
  3. Prepare Filling:
    • In a bowl, combine the vegan ricotta, vegan mozzarella, chopped spinach, salt, and black pepper.
  4. Make Tomato Sauce:
    • In a saucepan, sauté minced garlic until fragrant. Add crushed tomatoes, dried oregano, dried basil, salt, and black pepper. Simmer for about 10 minutes.
  5. Assemble Lasagna Rolls:
    • Spread a thin layer of tomato sauce on the bottom of a baking dish.
    • Lay out a zucchini slice and spoon some of the ricotta-spinach filling onto one end. Roll up the zucchini slice and place it seam-side down in the baking dish.
    • Repeat the process with the remaining zucchini slices and filling.
  6. Top with Sauce and Cheese:
    • Pour the remaining tomato sauce over the zucchini rolls. Sprinkle additional vegan mozzarella on top.
    • Drizzle with olive oil.
  7. Bake:
    • Bake in the preheated oven for about 25-30 minutes or until the zucchini is tender and the cheese is melted and bubbly.
  8. Serve:
    • Garnish with fresh basil leaves if desired. Serve the zucchini lasagna rolls warm.

Nutritional Information (Approximate per serving, assuming 4 servings):

  • Calories: ~300 kcal
  • Protein: ~15g
  • Fat: ~15g
  • Carbohydrates: ~30g
  • Fiber: ~10g
  • Sugar: ~15g
  • Sodium: ~800mg