Mexican Eggplant

Eggplant with a Mexican flair! Eggplant thrives during the time of year that many of the summer veggies have succumbed to Georgia’s heat and humidity so having different ways to prepare it keeps it interesting. Give this recipe a try! Ingredients 1 medium Italian eggplant (or 2 Asian eggplant-the long slender ones), about 1 1/2 …

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Grilled Eggplant, Peppers & Mozzarella

What to do with a plentiful harvest of eggplant and sweet peppers?  Try this simple vegetable recipe that is a wonderful side dish for your meals. Ingredients: Several sweet peppers, seeded  (Using red, yellow or orange peppers adds lots of color and flavor but green works too) 2 eggplants, but into rounds 1 Tbs EVOO …

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Pan Fried Squash and Eggplant

It’s summertime and squash and eggplant are plentiful! Let’s combine them with some of that flavorful sweet basil from your garden for a quick delightful side dish. Ingredients: 3 medium eggplants  (I like to use the long slender Asian varieties, but any kind will work).   3 summer squash  (Zucchini will work fine too) 1/4 …

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Eggplant Parmesan Veggie Style

Do you love Eggplant Parmesan but your diet doesn’t include pasta? Try this recipe that is cheesy and easy to make.           Ingredients: 4 tablespoons olive About 3 pounds of eggplant  (slice these lengthwise)   You can use the italian (egg shaped) or the asian (long skinny) eggplants Salt & pepper to …

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Taste of the Garden

Easy Eggplant Dish Lots of summer veggies are coming from the garden right now.  Take advantage of the wonderful flavors to combine a quick, easy to prepare dish.  This can  be served as a side dish or can be used as a main course served over rice or pasta (maybe even over spiralized zucchini noodles). …

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Ratatouille from the Garden

Ratatouille is a vegetable stew.  It’s wonderful to make when the garden is supplying lots of eggplant, squash and tomatoes. It is a dish that is good to make up ahead and have available for the week.  It can be used as a main dish maybe served with pasta or as a side dish to …

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