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Eggplant

This is the most common variety of eggplant found and can be used in many different applications.

Alternative Names

Aubergine, Black Beauty, Black Bell, Black Magic, Globe Eggplant, Guinea Squash, Ichiban, Purple Eggplant

Category

Fruit Vegetable

Origin

Asia, India

Flavor

Bitter-Slightly, Earthy, Mild

Texture

Firm, Tender

Prep Methods

Cut/Slice, Dice, Dredge/Bread, Marinate, Mash/Purée, Peel

Cooking Method

Bake, Barbecue/Grill, Braise, Fry/Deep-fry, Roast, Sauté

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