Tennis Champion Novak Djokovic's Zucchini Lasagna Recipe is Vegan-Friendly

By: Katherine Pendrill - Mar 2, 2017
References: wellandgood
Consumers are always curious about what their favorite celebrities and athletes are eating and now tennis star Novak Djokovic is giving fans a chance to test out his very own zucchini lasagna recipe.

Djokovic's zucchini lasagna recipe is a hearty meal design to fit the athlete's strict vegan diet. The dish consists of three component, which include homemade cashew ricotta, pistachio pesto and red pepper marinara sauce. To assemble the dish, a thin layer of zucchini is placed over a serving of cashew ricotta, then topped with a layer of pistachio pesto, a layer of tomato slices and a layer of red pepper marinara sauce. For garnish, the whole thing is topped with olive oil, fresh arugula, cashews, oregano and red chili flakes. The result is a carb-free, raw vegan lasagna that is packed with the goodness of plant-based ingredients.