Eggplant

The fruit of Solanum melongena esculentum usually dark purple or white used as a squash-like vegetable. Also known as aubergine.

Recipes

  1. Grilled Eggplant Panini

    Grilled eggplant is one of life's simpler pleasures: creamy and rich. Look for medium-size, purple eggplants with firm skins and no mushy spots. This end-of-summer treat will be even tastier if you can find the vegetables at a local farmstand--or in your own backyard!

  2. Eggplant Rolls

    Japanese eggplant are long, skinny, and a brilliant purple color. When roasted they become soft and tender. In this vegetable recipe, the eggplant gets a boost of flavor from olives and feta cheese.

  3. North African Eggplant

    Eggplants , related to tomatoes and potatoes, are a fruit that's often used as a vegetable. They are available nearly year-round in supermarkets. Or find them at farmer's market.

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Articles

  1. Grilled Eggplant with Garlic-Cumin Vinaigrette, Feta, and Herbs

    Thu, 5 Jun 2014

    Because it drinks up oil so readily, eggplant can be a tricky vegetable to prepare ..... becoming greasy. This recipe for grilled eggplant with garlic-cumin vinaigrette, feta ..... repertoire. Click here to get our Grilled Eggplant with Garlic-Cumin Vinaigrette I took

  2. Savoring Summer: Grilled Eggplant and Tomato Pasta

    Tue, 29 Jul 2014

    like, such as pasta. When I found this recipe for Tomato and Eggplant Fusilli , I knew it would be a great way to enjoy the flavors ..... showcase how to use what you grow. click here for our Tomato and Eggplant Fusilli recipe The original recipe calls for sautéing the vegetables

  3. Healthy Eggplant Parmesan: Easy Does It

    Tue, 13 Aug 2013

    dish was veal parmesan. At some point eggplant parmesan eclipsed it in my mother’s kitchen. In fact, eggplant parmesan became the most common vegetarian ..... stripped down. She didn’t bread the eggplant and didn’t even fry it. She broiled

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Videos

  1. How to Make Chicken Parmigiana

    Mon, 31 Oct 2011

    Parmigiana actually originated in Italy. They will do this with [unk] or eggplant as well call in America. So the eggplant parmigiana and that's basically breading the eggplant with bread crumbs as we have here, but in America, we've changed

    Eggplant found at 4:01

    Parmigiana actually originated in Italy. They will do this with [unk] or eggplant as well call in America. So the eggplant parmigiana and that's basically breading the eggplant with bread crumbs as we have here, but in America, we've changed the recipe a little bit and now we do with

Food Blogs We Love

  1. Chinese Eggplant with Spicy Garlic Sauce

    Mon, 17 Feb 2014

    really the only other way I cook eggplant often – it’s a wonderful flavor ..... dish is “Fish-Fragrant Eggplant ” which is so unfortunate ..... t find Chinese or Japanese eggplants , just use globe eggplant ! Cut in similar sized strips

  2. Baby Eggplants : The Cute Factor

    Wed, 15 Aug 2012

    bag full of baby eggplants in it. I said ..... don't really like eggplant ," she said. "I ..... Chicken and Baby Eggplant recipe below. How ..... you cook with baby eggplants ? Asian Chicken and Baby Eggplant with Toasted Sesame

  3. Eggplant Gratin in Parmesan Custard

    Tue, 16 Sep 2014

    Eggplant and cream come together in this rich and delicious eggplant gratin with parmesan custard. Disclosure: This post ..... that keep me inspired in the kitchen! I am so over eggplant parm. As a vegetarian, this is like...sacrilege of

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