October 16, 2017Attempting to make recipes shared on facebook delish how to make stuffed eggplant parmesan
I know its been awhile and in another post in the future I will give the life update for the last few months.
Since I haven't cooked in awhile I thought it would be fun to try making some of the recipes I have shared on facebook in the past but have never attempted to make before.
The first dish is is from delish How to make stuffed eggplant parmesan and the link is here
Full recipe: http://dlsh.it/vePxgK0
I bought the eggplant a long time ago so I only salvaged around half of it also missing
olive oil - substituted coconut oil
cherry tomatoes - substituted tomatoes that have also been around awhile
oregano - substituted basil and herbamare (free from social nature an herbed salt)
missing - breadcrumbs, parmesan cheese, and fresh basil
The video starts with scooping out the center of the eggplant I just cut what I could salvage into chunks.
Then add garlic, and seasoning
Then add the marinara sauce lately I have been using costco brand or Rao's I went cheaper today because it was made in Italy and I do not recommend it. Stick with a good quality tomato sauce this one tastes like tomato paste.
Then add tomatoes, egg, and cheese. The magic bullet is the cheapest and fastest way to grate cheese although I wasn't using the correct blade for it.
Realized I needed a bit more for the top so used a different cup and blade
and its ready to go into the toaster oven for half an hour
Final Product after 30 mins not to bad considering there was no parmesan cheese in it