CATEGORY: Eggplant
Ratatouille with Crunchy, Meaty Crumbs

Ratatouille with Crunchy, Meaty Crumbs

Texture and taste make a delectable ratatouille.
Eggplant Kuku

Eggplant Kuku

This recipe is as comforting as a frittata: a vegetable and egg mix that cooks in a single pan in the oven.
Five-Spiced Tofu with Steamed Eggplant and Cardamom Passata

Five-Spiced Tofu with Steamed Eggplant and Cardamom Passata

Let's call this recipe "fussy"...but in a good way. Yes, I'm a diehard Ottolenghi fan.
Eggplants Stuffed with Shrimp; Okra with Tomato Sauce; Southern Biscuit Muffins

Eggplants Stuffed with Shrimp; Okra with Tomato Sauce; Southern Biscuit Muffins

Enjoy a charming buttery feast from a 27-year-old cookbook.
Lamb Chops and Eggplant with Indian Spices and Basmati Rice Pilaf with Pistachios

Lamb Chops and Eggplant with Indian Spices and Basmati Rice Pilaf with Pistachios

Various steps of stove-top simmering and oven roasting are all worthwhile. Lamb is a special meat, fragrant and rich.
Thai Eggplants and Chickpeas in Peanut Masala

Thai Eggplants and Chickpeas in Peanut Masala

Forgive me, for this familiar-looking meal: another heap of reddish stew, atop rice. Too many of my meals look like this!
Roasted Aubergine Soup and Baked Macaroni and Cheese

Roasted Aubergine Soup and Baked Macaroni and Cheese

My interest in the "Roasted Aubergine Soup," from thedailyspud.com, deepened as the leftovers spanned a few days. The complex, silky flavor of the roasted eggplant was magical.
Braised Lebanese Eggplant with Chickpeas

Braised Lebanese Eggplant with Chickpeas

Japanese eggplants are a nice summertime vegetable (both here and in Japan). They're the smaller, thin-skinned ones, of various colors.