Posts tagged ‘eggplant’

October 29th, 2012

Coconut Curry Eggplant Chips

by Chrissy

Coconut and curry go together like peanut butter and jelly. So, naturally they are flavors that belong together on a chip.    And for a potato chip alternative, try eggplant!

Enjoy as a healthy snack at your desk, or on the go. The curry and coconut flavors are great together and even better paired with a toasty round of peppery Japanese eggplant.

Did I mention that they are a cinch to make?

 

Slice.

Rub both sides with coconut oil.

Lay … Read more...

September 13th, 2011

Crisp Eggplant & Zucchini Stack

by Chrissy

For those few nights where you happen to have random leftover vegetables scattered throughout the fridge…

 I present to you, the Crisp Eggplant & Zucchini Stack!

I had a half an eggplant that was approaching it’s deathbed, along with a half of a very large garden-grown zucchini, some red onion, criminis and some leftover marinara sauce from the previous pizza night. Oh, the parmesan I pretty much always carry on hand. Freshly shredded is so … Read more...

June 7th, 2011

Eggplant Parmesan is the New Lasagna

by Chrissy

 

As I was serving up a large portion of this fragrantly delicious Basil Eggplant Parmesan, something profane accidentally slipped out of my mouth. I don’t know what came over me, but I said, “You know, I actually don’t really like lasagna.”

 

Big mistake. Especially since I was in the presence of a full-blooded Italian. Well, I tried to cover my tracks by stuffing the words back into my mouth, but it was too late. The damage … Read more...

January 26th, 2011

Crispy Eggplant Spinach Parmesan

by cmocush

Eggplant. I repeat, Eggplant. Do not be scared of it! It is so delicious when prepared the right way. I promise.

Here, have a look for yourself…

Since Lauren and I prepared some Mediterranean-style, grilled eggplant sandwiches for work yesterday, we still had a large portion of the eggplant hanging out in the fridge. On occasion, the remaining eggplant half might just end up pushed to the back only to be found during an intense cleaning session, thus resulting in … Read more...