Eggplant Recipes

Our recipes will show you how to grill, bake, fry and roast different types of eggplants. Find comfort dishes like eggplant parmesan, lasagna, and rollatini.

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Grilled Eggplant

Rating: 3 stars 147
Eggplant takes beautifully to grilling.

Vegan Eggplant Recipes

Substantial. Satisfying. Versatile. Purple. These are just a few things that we love about eggplant. It provides the perfect foundation to a vegan meal, whether you like your eggplant with Italian, Japanese, Moroccan, Thai, or Mediterranean flavors. Go ahead and dig in to our favorite vegan eggplant recipes.

Quick Moussaka

Rating: 3 stars 264
Our take on this classic Greek casserole uses a mixture of ricotta and feta cheeses instead of the conventional white sauce, which is made from butter, flour, and milk.

Roasted Eggplant with Basil

Rating: 3 stars 285
This dish goes well with grilled chicken or fish, or toss with pasta.

Eggplant Ricotta Bake

Rating: 3 stars 437
This eggplant ricotta bake satisfies a craving for simple comfort food.

Eggplant Rollatini

Rating: 4 stars 137
Bundles of lightly fried eggplant slices are filled with ricotta and smothered in tomato sauce for a bubbly, cheesy Eggplant Rollatini.

Baked-Eggplant Parmesan

Rating: 3.5 stars 2559
Choose firm, smooth eggplants for best results when making this incredible dish. We bake rather than fry ours for less mess and less fat.


Rating: 3.5 stars 439
This hearty ratatouille is a country dish from the Provence region of France that's an easy mix of seasonal vegetables, garlic, and olive oil.

Traditional Eggplant Parmigiana

Rating: 3.5 stars 40
Layers of rich red sauce, meaty fried eggplant, and melted cheese... Are you hungry yet? Our method for eggplant parmigiana is sure to satisfy.

Tian Provencal With Polenta

When it comes to radiating warmth at the dinner table, nothing beats a meal-in-one casserole. What's more, this dish can be assembled a day ahead, goes straight from the oven to the table, and offers help-yourself allure in abundance.

Ravioli with Roasted Eggplant, Tomatoes, and Capers

This easy weeknight riff on pasta alla Norma upgrades store-bought cheese ravioli by tossing it with a mix of roasted eggplant, cherry tomatoes, shallots, and capers.

Grilled-Eggplant Parmesan

Our light, summery take on classic eggplant parmesan skips the breading and relies on the grill to do all the cooking. Flame-kissed tomatoes and shallots are turned into a quick sauce, then spooned over charred eggplant and gooey mozzarella for a memorable dinner.

Inspiration and Ideas

22 Delicious Eggplant Recipes You Can Enjoy All Year Long
From comforting pasta dishes to salads and noodle bowls, eggplant shines in each of these tasty dishes.
Enjoy These Panini and Grilled Sandwich Recipes Any Time of the Day
Indulge in all kinds of warm and toasty variations on grilled sandwiches, like grilled vegetable paninis, Reubens, croque monsieurs, and more.
Tomato-Eggplant Gnocchi

A hearty but not-too-heavy, one-skillet summer dinner that's vegetarian too. Storebought gnocchi cook atop an eggplant and tomato sauce. Red pepper flakes give the dish a touch of heat that's tempered by creamy ricotta when served.