Deep-fried lasagna rolls: The best twist on comfort food ever

Jul 13, 2015 at 1:15 p.m. ET

Everyone loves a good lasagna. And fried food? Uh, duh.

So when you combine the saucy, cheesy goodness of lasagna with crunchy fried goodness, you have a bona fide hit on your hands.

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That's what food blogger Peep My Eats discovered when he decided to switch things up in the kitchen. Starting with your classic lasagna roll-ups stuffed with meat, cheese and sauce, he then dunked them into an egg mixture, coated them with panko breadcrumbs and fried them up until golden and crispy.

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The end product is truly a wonder to behold — toothsome pasta, melted cheese and warm sauce surrounded by toasty, golden panko crumbs and topped with grated Parmesan.

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It's the stuff Italian comfort food dreams are made of, a low-carb dieter's Achilles' heel. Basically you're doing yourself a disservice if you don't make them for yourself ASAP.

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