Be inspired by this Vegan Eggplant Recipes
Here are some Vegan Eggplant recipes for you to try. Not everybody is familiar with Eggplants or also called Aubergines or Brinjal. It is a vegetable coming from Asia. The widest variety of eggplant grow in India between Ganges and Yamuna river also in other regions of Asia .
The name Eggplant comes from a white variety of small white fruits which look like eggs. Eggplants have many benefits ,you can read about here in this article about the >Benefits of Eggplants
The ancestors of our Eggplant grow wild in India. Later people did cultivate them in China and other Asian countries. In the 14th century, it came to the middle east Africa to Europe . It got popular in Italy, Greece, Turkey and France.
Many of our vegan eggplant recipes come from the cuisine of these countries. They are delicious. Let the recipes inspire you and try all these tasty vegan eggplant recipes .
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Italian Layered Vegetable Casserole
COURTESY SUSAN VOISIN Creamy bean filling elevates roasted eggplant and zucchini in Fat Free Vegan’s Italian Layered Vegetable Casserole. Garnish with chopped parsley for a vibrant hit of green.
Sweet and Sour Eggplant
COURTESY TORI AVEY
Sweet and sour eggplant on the blog The Shiksa balances the bright flavors of rice vinegar and soy sauce with the sweetness of red bell peppers and brown sugar. Finish off with sesame seeds for a subtle crunch.
Ajvar (Roasted Red Pepper and Eggplant Relish)
COURTESY SUSAN VOISIN
Ajvar (pronounced “eye-var”), a condiment made from roasted pepper and eggplant. You can spread onto crackers, served like salsa, or swapped for your go-to sandwich spread. Try stirring this version from the blog Fat Free Vegan into warm pasta for a tangy sauce
Baingan Bharta Indian Eggplant Dip
COURTESY BITES OUT OF LIFE
Baingan Bharta, a popular North Indian curry, is traditionally made with coal-roasted eggplant. On the blog Bites Out of Life, the cooking process is simplified with boiled and then sautéed eggplant, resulting in a smooth, rich texture without an open flame.
Oil Baked Eggplant Chips
COURTESY SCRATCHING CANVAS<
oil baked eggplant chips from the blog Scratching Canvas into your dip of choice.
Za’atar Crusted Eggplant Tomato Basil Naan Flatbreads
COURTESY HEATHER POIRE
Za’atar, a middle eastern spice blend, complements roasted eggplant in this vegan eggplant topped naan recipe from Sunday Morning Banana Pancakes.
COURTESY 86 LEMONS
Ratatouille is just a fancy word for a traditional southern France vegetable stew, but this simple eggplant ratatouille from the blog 86Lemons combines eggplant, tomatoes, zucchini, onion, mushrooms, and bell peppers for a rich, savory meal.
COURTESY DINE AND DASH
Looks fancy, but isn’t! Twice-baked stuffed eggplant from Dine & Dash is topped with feta and parsley (swap feta for almond slivers to keep it vegan). Toss any leftovers with plain penne or spaghetti for a quick weeknight meal.
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