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(Lighter) Lamb Moussaka

1 medium eggplant, cut into 1/4 inch slices (or 3 zucchinis, cut in 1/4-inch slices)
12 cup beef broth, sodium reduced preferred
1 cup onion, chopped
3 garlic cloves, crushed (optional)
6 ounces ground lamb
12 cup reduced-fat feta cheese, crumbled
14 cup fresh parsley, chopped
2 teaspoons of fresh mint, chopped
1 tablespoon margarine
1 tablespoon flour (add a bit more if you want the sauce thicker)
1 12 cups skim milk
1 cup reduced-sodium beef broth


Prepare the sauce: melt margarine in a medium saucepan over medium heat. Add flour, cook stirring for about 3 minutes. Add milk and broth, stirring until the mixture thickens, about 5 minutes. Spray a medium baking dish with veggie spray. Spray a large skillet with veggie spray add eggplant (zucchini) and the beef broth. Cook over medium heat stirring until tender about 8 minutes. Remove eggplant and broth. Spray the pan again and add the onions and garlic; cook until golden, add lamb. Cook stirring until no longer pink about 10 minutes. Drain off any fat and add feta, parsley and mint. Preheat oven to 350F. Spoon half the eggplant into the prepared dish. Top with the lamb mixture. Then add remaining eggplant. Pour sauce over top. Bake for 30 minutes and serve.

Source: www.food.com