Tag Archives: Eggplant

Baked Eggplant and Orzo Casserole

This recipe originated with Yotam Ottolenghi, was then modified by Smitten Kitchen, and modified a bit more by me here. It’s chock full of veggies and really flavorful. Enjoy! Here’s what you need: 1 large eggplant, cut into 3/4 inch … Continue reading

Posted in Mains | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Baked Eggplant and Orzo Casserole

Roasted Miso Eggplant (aka Dengaku)

I bought three eggplants last week, and everytime I looked at them, I thought about this amazing roasted eggplant with a thick, miso sauce I ate with my uncle at least 20 years ago. I slightly altered the miso sauce … Continue reading

Posted in Mains, Sides | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Roasted Miso Eggplant (aka Dengaku)

Pantry “Eggplant Parmesan”

It’s weird when you feel like ever word in a recipe should have quotes around it. During the pandemic, my niece, Julia, ate eggplant parmesan. My son, Simon, saw it on FaceTime, and requested that I too make eggplant parmesan. … Continue reading

Posted in Mains, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Pantry “Eggplant Parmesan”

Roasted Tofu and Eggplant

Recently, I tried a recipe for “Black Pepper Tofu and Eggplant.” While I’m not sure I’d make it again–since it kind of tasted like my teriyaki recipe but not as good–I loved the method for cooking the tofu and eggplant, … Continue reading

Posted in Mains, Tips | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Roasted Tofu and Eggplant


Ratatouille is one my favorite go-to, healthy, full-of-veggies and tasty dishes.  It’s great because you can kind of throw in whatever veggies you have at the time, and also whatever type of canned tomatoes.  Sometimes I use carrots, sometimes I … Continue reading

Posted in Breakfast, Mains, Sides, Soups | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Ratatouille

Baked Eggplant Parmesan (With Quinoa Crust)

Eggplant is one of my favorite foods.  And eggplant parmesan is one of those belly warming and delicious ways to eat eggplant.  This recipe takes the concept of eggplant parmesan and makes it a little healthier, a little more calorically … Continue reading

Posted in Mains, Sides | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment