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Babzz
03-02-2010, 08:57 AM
I bought one yesterday.
I have never prepared one before but was curious.
Any good recipes out there??

NewCasa
03-02-2010, 04:19 PM
Here's one of my favourites:

Eggplant Lasagna

Cook Time: 1 hour, 10 minutes
Ingredients:
1 1/2 pounds eggplant, thinly sliced
vegetable spray
2 tablespoons olive oil
1/2 cup chopped onion
16 ounces sliced mushrooms
9 lasagna noodles
1 jar (16 ounces) spaghetti sauce with vegetables
8 ounces ricotta cheese, part-skim
4 ounces shredded mozzarella cheese
1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese

Preparation:
In large nonstick skillet sprayed with vegetable spray, quickly brown eggplant slices; set aside. In the same skillet in hot olive oil, cook onion for about 3 to 4 minutes, stirring occasionally, or until tender. Add mushrooms; cook, stirring frequently, about 5 minutes or until mushrooms are tender. Cook lasagna noodles in boiling salted water according to package directions. Into an 11x7-inch baking dish, spoon about 1/4 of the sauce. Arrange three alternate layers of lasagna noodles, ricotta, mushroom mixture, mozzarella cheese, eggplant slices, sauce and Parmesan cheese. Bake eggplant lasagna at 350 for 30 to 40 minutes.

Blue Lotus Rising
03-18-2010, 01:30 AM
That looks good! When are you making it, NoCasa?