Eggplant Parmigiana

This is a wonderful classic Sicilian dish. I shared this recipe a while ago and as I mentioned briefly in the post it’s a favourite in our family. It is always served on special occasions and festivities. For those who enjoy vegetarian food and eggplant dishes you cannot go past this dish. I had visitors… Continue reading Eggplant Parmigiana

Ajvar (Balkan Pepper Caviar)

Ajvar has been enjoyed by the Balkan nations for many years  and it’s name translates into caviar.  Autumn is the time to prepare Ajvar as there is an abundance of peppers and eggplants.   Once prepared, it can be preserved for the winter months.  It is a wonderful accompaniment to grilled meat and can be spread… Continue reading Ajvar (Balkan Pepper Caviar)

Eggplant Parmigiana

This is one of my familie’s favourite Italian dishes.  It can be served hot or at room temperature.  Goes wonderfully well with crusty Italian bread. 3 Eggplants (thinly sliced lengthways) 1 cup of Olive Oil (for frying) 300 grams of Tomato Paste 1/2 cup of  Marjoram 1 Spanish Onion (finely chopped) 1 clove Garlic (finely… Continue reading Eggplant Parmigiana