Another Parmesan! It’s Eggplant

eggplant parm
I never knew eggplant could taste this good! This interesting vegetable is so hearty and meaty it can easily work for a vegetarian main course or a sunday night dinner. Everyone will be begging for more! See me make Eggplant Parmesan on the e how foods homepage and remember to like it!
Eggplant Parmesan
1 large eggplant Sliced lengthwise in ¼ inch pieces
2 eggs slightly beaten
¾ cup Italian bread crumbs
½ cup flour
¼ cup olive oil. Salt
1 cup favorite red sauce
4-5 slices provolone cheese
¼ cup Parmesan cheese
Cooked spaghetti

Liberally salt eggplant and lay out on paper towels to wick excess moisture. Place flour, eggs and bread crumbs, each in its own shallow dish. Wipe excess salt from eggplant. Dust eggplant with pepper and dredge in flour, then dip into eggs and last into the bread crumbs to give a nice coating. Repeat with each slice of eggplant. Heat olive oil over medium heat in a chef’s pan, when hot; place each slice of eggplant into the oil for about 3 minutes on each side until golden brown. Turn oven onto to broil. Place eggplant into a glass baking dish and give each piece a spoon of red sauce, a slice of provolone and some Parmesan cheese. Put baking dish into oven and cook until cheese is melted and bubbly. Serve over spaghetti.

About Lorie Fangio

I am a lifestyle advisor with a passion for connecting families Around the Table for mealtime. We are becoming a society that doesn’t even speak to each other, texting and internet relationships are the norm and it is impacting our culture. I believe the human connection as we know it, is in danger. Finding time to spend together as a family unit can be difficult especially with dual family careers and children that are often hyper scheduled. My mission is to inspire families, with a no nonsense approach to real food. Gathering Around the Table is key to the foundation of familial relationships. Sitting down to a meal is much more than breaking bread, it is a bonding ritual for families that actually protects our kids from all the dangerous stuff in the world. With tips and techniques we can all get our families Around the Table!
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4 Responses to Another Parmesan! It’s Eggplant

  1. Gary Abshire says:

    I think I can make this, but it sure won’t be as pretty!

  2. Gary Abshire says:

    To add, the only thing it lacks : is some beef.

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