Tag Archives: eggplant

Farmers Market find

Why are tiny versions of everyday things always irresistibly cute?
I mean, these eggplants. They kill me.

Each one is about the size of your thumb. I found them at the farmers market on Saturday. The woman selling them promised that these little guys — they’re called Fairy Tale Eggplants (Look, even the name is adorable!) — [...]

Eggplant, Indian style

Every time I go to Taste of India, I look over the entire menu and consider trying a new dish. The aloo gabhi (fresh cauliflower and sauteed potatoes stir-fried with ginger and mild spices) always sounds good, tandori chicken is an old favorite, and I have a hard time passing up lamb anything.
But ever since [...]

CSA, week 12

It’s getting late in the week, but here’s the weekly CSA report:
This is my half of the share only (so double this, and you’ll get a picture of our entire haul): an onion, garlic, eggplants, green beans, jalapeno peppers, some herbs, potatoes, tomatoes, more peppers and corn.
I want to use my eggplants to make baba ganoush, [...]