Some historical facts, tips on buying and storing, and links to two recipes.

Migratory web poetics of Fung Lin Hall.

From the column, Seasonal on the Coast, three recipes for baked eggplant, eggplant
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  • When Allen sampled the dish at their house, he asked them to share the recipe

  • The result is a very satisfying yet fresh-tasting dish

  • Spread about 3/4 cup of the sauce in the bottom of a baking dish

  • (If you are using a small baking dish, you might have two or three layers

  • If you are using a large dish, you may have only one layer.) Bake until the cheese is melted, 12 to 15 minutes

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    Turkish recipe from NetCooks.

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  • Pour the cream into a bowl or a few smaller serving dishes

  • This dish also tastes good cold the next day

  • Add salt to your liking and add some chopped green coriander to the dish and stir

  • The dish is ready to eat

  • Oil a large gratin dish with 2 tablespoons (30 ml) of the olive oil, and scatter half the onion and garlic over the bottom

  • Arrange the eggplant halves, gently forced together, side by side in the dish

  • Place the eggplant halves in a baking dish and fill the hollows with tomato mixture

  • Note: ----- Spicy Hot Eggplant Sautee includes a glazing oil that can be used on many stir-fry dishes

    Pomegranate Eggplant Relish
    Vegetarian version of the recipe at RecipeSource for a salad from Tunisia, at
    Ashbury's Aubergines.

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    Italian recipes featuring eggplants.

  • Melanzane Calabre -- -- Calabrian Eggplan Microwaved Eggplant: This is from Aggie, who also shared a delightful pan-fried artichoke dish

  • It could work as either an antipasto, or a side dish

  • This makes an excellent antipasto or side dish, and will serve 4

  • Because it is fried, this dish is well suited to Hanukkah

  • Some baked eggplant dishes are quite elaborate, and they are very nice, when you're in the mood for them

  • The flavors of eggplant and olives complement each other quite well and work very nicely in this dish

  • Melanzane a Scapece are marinated eggplant; the word scapece derives from the Spanish (who ruled in Naples) and can be applied to any dish (usually fish or vegetable) marinated in a sweet-and-sour sauce

  • A dish that's in carrozza has mozzarella, and is fried; it's also extremely Neapolitan, and if done right is superb

  • In introducing this greatest of Neapolitan dishes, Ms

  • The dish more people probably associate with Sicily than any other is caponata, a (generally) eggplanty delight that has now spread throughout the Peninsula, much in the manner of cotoletta alla milanese

    Ohio State University Extension: Growing Eggplant in the Home Garden
    Features information on history and taxonomy, climate, fertilizers and limes,
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  • Its use in appealing dishes make this vegetable highly desired by those familiar with it

    Selecting, Storing and Serving Ohio Eggplant
    Information provided by Ohio State University Extension. Includes a recipe for
    Eggplant Parmigiana.

  • Meanwhile, grease 13-inch-by-9-inch baking dish

  • In small dish, use a fork to beat eggs with 2 tablespoons water

  • Arrange half of eggplant slices in baking dish; cover with half tomato mixture; sprinkle with half Parmesan and then top with half mozzarella; repeat

  • Makes 6 main-dish servings

    Eggplant Parmesan
    Recipe from GourmetSleuth includes fresh (not aged) mozzarella, tomatoes, parmesan
    and basil.

  • I N G R E D I E N T S 3 eggplants (about 3 pounds total weight) and salt for preparation For the Sauce 2-1/2 pounds very ripe, vine-ripened plum tomatoes, cut into quarters; or 1 can (28 ounces) plum tomatoes in puree, roughly chopped, or 2 cans (2-8 ounces) plum tomatoes, drained and roughly chopped 1/4 teaspoon salt, or to taste Freshly milled white or black pepper Eggplant Prep 1 cup all-purpose flour for dredging Freshly milled white or black pepper Safflower oil-for frying Unsalted butter for greasing baking dish Lightly toasted fine dried bread crumbs for coating baking dish 1/4 cup chopped fresh basil 1 pound fresh mozzarella, thinly sliced or shredded 1/2 cup freshly grated parmigiano I N S T R U C T I O N S Cut the stems and navels Off the eggplants and cut them crosswise into rounds !/4 inch thick

  • Butter a 10 x 14 inch baking dish and coat it with the crumbs, shaking out any excess

  • (A smaller baking dish will do just fine, but it will result in a smaller casserole with a greater number of layers

  • I prefer to use a dish that will result in fewer layers.) Before placing each slice of eggplant in the dish, blot it with fresh paper towels once


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    Samcookscom - All About Eggplant
    Features history, varieties, storage, and recipes including Caponata, Eggplant
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  • Eggplant lends itself to a multitude of ethnic preparations from Indian to Moroccan with Mediterranean and Middle Eastern dishes in between

  • This is one of the signature dishes of Sicily

  • This dish is so-called because poor folks can mound it on pita bread (or crackers or bread) the way rich folks mound real caviar on toast points

  • This interpretation of a most clich├ęd dish, inspired by Palermo restaurant in San Jose, Calif., is light and fresh, unlike the heavy and fat-laden versions in most mom and pop Italian restaurants

    Romanian Eggplant Salad
    From "The New York Cookbook" by Molly O'Neill.

    Moroccan Eggplant Dip
    From Country Garden Inn, Napa, California.

    Vegetarian Eggplant Recipes
    Two simple recipes using the long eggplants that are long and narrow.

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  • It's a natural combined with tomatoes and onions, as in the popular dish Ratatouille

    Aubergine (Eggplant) Recipes
    Vegan recipes by Kate L Pugh.


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