Eggplant Side Dish Recipes

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Easiest Eggplant

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I found that some of the best recipes are the easiest! Try this once, and more than likely you'll make it again and again. And another bonus: if you choose to use low-fat mayonnaise, you'll save the fat and calories that are absorbed when eggplant is fried.

Eggplant with Feta Cheese

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A simple eggplant recipe suitable for an appetizer or side dish.

Eggplant con Queso

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Eggplant casserole baked with Cheddar cheese, cream and bread crumbs.

Eggplant Slices, Tomatoes, and Mozzarella

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This is from my uncle's cookbook. The eggplant can also be served cold.

Spiced Eggplant Indian Style

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This simple recipe combines the traditional Indian flavors of eggplant, tomatoes, onions and coriander. This is excellent served with rice and dahl.

Eggplant Mixed Grill

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A super yummy way to grill veggies.
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Eggplant with Almonds

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This eggplant is great served as a side dish or as a complete meal atop bulgur wheat, or couscous. It's a savory and sweet Mediterranean dish. The almonds are a nice source of protein for vegetarians like myself. Enjoy!


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This terrific dish is loaded with succulent Mediterranean vegetables.

Disney's Ratatouille

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The beautiful ratatouille served up in the movie by the same name. Long and narrow vegetables work best. Serve over a bed of brown rice, couscous, pasta or other starch, or with crusty bread.

Baked Eggplant

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Great baked vegetable side dish with slices of eggplant and tomato seasoned with oregano and Parmesan cheese.

Sheet Pan Vegan Roasted Eggplant with Garlic

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This delicious roasted eggplant, seasoned with garlic and smoked paprika, is a simple vegan side dish made in a sheet pan in just minutes.

Sheet Pan Roasted Vegetables

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Succulent roasted vegetables with a sweet and smoky, herby taste. Good for a main course with noodles or rice, or as a side dish.

Inspiration and Ideas

Disney's Ratatouille

"I loved this! My 6-year-old daughter couldn't get enough of it." – halfnotes

Olive Oil Roasted Eggplant with Lemon

"Great quick, simple recipe. As other users suggested, I salted the eggplant after slicing and let it drain for about a half hour before roasting." – Lcky516

Eggplant Tomato Bake

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This is a simple, easy and low-fat recipe.