Cashew Baba Ghanoush : Roasted Eggplant Dip #SundaySupper

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Creamy  Baba Ghanoush  made creamier with cashew butter ! Baba Ghanoush is a roasted eggplant dip that originated in the Middle East. Baba means father and Ghanoush means pestle, so  literally it means father of the pestle. The original recipe was probably mashed in a pestle, but most people ( me included) use a blender […]

Thai Red Curry With Grilled Eggplant & Fresh Herbs

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  Creamy Thai red curry with grilled eggplant, bamboo shoots and fresh basil.  I made grilled eggplant moussaka last Sunday and the deep purple leftover eggplants on my kitchen counter were calling out to me, so I turned them into an easy Thai red curry. This recipe is so easy! Seriously!! If Thai cooking intimidates […]

Eggplant Fritters With Orange Ginger Salsa #SundaySupper

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  Tender baby eggplant fritters coated with lentil flour served with a tangy fresh orange ginger salsa makes a high fiber snack and a great appetizer. It’s Super bowl Sunday and my Sunday Supper team is doing a tailgating Super Bowl theme. In all the 17 years I have been here in the Sates, I […]

Grilled Eggplant Moussaka With Flaxseed #BakeForACure #SundaySupper


    This post is dedicated to  Katy Richards, a dear friend of mine who is a breast cancer survivor and a beautiful strong woman ! I am super excited to be participating in #SundaySupper this week. We are partnering with Chantal Cookware in their “Bake For A Cure ” event in support of October being […]

Eggplant Roasted and Smeared with Sweet & Sour Sauce


    Day five of the A- Z blogging challenge and am blogging the letter E. Well, am actually am two day behind, but plan to catch up on the weekend. The exotic, bright,  purple luscious eggplant is one of mt favorite veggies. Whether you grill it, sauté it, roast it or blend into a delish […]

Eager for Exotic Eggplant ? Try this Dip

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  There’s something quite magical about dips ! Think about how boring and plain chips, nuggets and veggies would be without the glamorous DIP. I LOVE dips and  cannot do without them . One of my absolute favorite is an eggplant based dip called Baba Ganoush. It conjures up memories of the  Moroccan restaurant with  dancers and exotic music where I […]