Eggplant Abundance

eggplant bowlThis versatile fruit, is a wonderful vegetable (yes it is a fruit technically and a vegetable in the culinary sense) coming in all different shapes and sizes, appropriate for different creations. As they grow all year, I have come to know and love them and cook them a thousand different ways. Even at Alawa Primary School we popped them in everything and the kids loved them- grilled eggplant and mozzarella pizza, baba ganoush, curried eggplant, baked eggplant and home made pasta… ahhh the list goes on. The dish below is one of my favourites, go to Recipes tab for the secret behind this great dish, first made by Karen Cieri for Taste of The Top End Platters at last year’s Sustainability festival..javanese2

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s