It’s National Eggplant Day! At foodora, we believe in eggplant and its miracle in the variety of form, texture, and tastes. This list of unexpected eggplant dishes around the world has been put together to celebrate the special occasion and your love your eggplants!
Grilled Miso Glazed Japanese Eggplant
If you love miso flavour, you might love this dish. It’s a Japanese classic and a combination of sweet & umami taste.
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Eggplant-Wrapped Goat Cheese
Calling all the goat cheese lovers! The secret to this dish is that you eggplant slices are not to thick (so you can actually roll them) and at the same time not too thin! Olive-oil drizzled on at completion of course!
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Okay fine this dish is not really that unexpected but who doesn’t love Baba Ganoush! The Middle Eastern cuisine is always so amazing! It has to make the list!!!
Chinese Eggplant With Spicy Garlic Sauce
Now we’re talking! Chinese eggplants are known for their silky texture and the longer shape! Besides, what’s better than a spicy garlic sauce? Try it on your grilled eggplants or simply sautee them with the sauce and you’ll be amazed!
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Either replace tomatoes with them or replace the bread! Get creative!
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The veggie-lover community might be super familiar with this meatball dish! Eggplant has such the perfect taste and texture to be made into meatballs!
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Oven-baked Eggplant Fries
OH MY OVEN! Probably one of the best ways to make eggplants! The unexpected texture inside of every crispy bite!
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