Aromatic Eggplant salad

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  1. Aromatic Eggplant salad

    Aromatic Eggplant Salad

    [SIZE=-1][​IMG] (7 votes)[/SIZE] 1 pound eggplant
    1/4 cup olive oil
    1 large onion, finely chopped
    2 cloves garlic, crushed
    4 ripe tomatoes, peeled and chopped
    chopped parsley
    chopped basil
    juice of 1/2 lemon
    pepper to taste
    Cut eggplant into 1/2-inch cubes. Sprinkle with salt and drain in a colander for 20 minutes. Pat dry with paper towels. Heat oil in a heavy-based pan and cook onion and eggplant until golden. Reduce heat to low and cook 10-15 minutes, stirring often. Add garlic and tomato and cook 2-3 minutes. Place in a serving dish and set aside to cool. Remove excess oil. Add herbs and lemon juice. Season with salt and pepper.

    Yield: 4 servings

    Very simple to make and is delicious:D I used the Japanese eggplant they taste better than the big fat 1s. And of course I added a couple of my favorite fruit! CHILI'S":cool::cool::D:eek: would you expect anything less. Enjoy my brothers n sisters. I know you will.:)

    Chili out.
  2. That sounds delicious chili, and with the chilis:D:D

  3. Im glad ya like it hot sis. that jus gives me a warm fuzzy all over:D I used jalapeno in this particular dish. My really hot 1s aren't ripe yet BUT THEY'RE
    GETTING THERE!!:D:cool::eek: 1 more month:p:p:Dmmmmmmmmmmmmm

    Chili out.
  4. I love hot spicy dishes. The hotter the better. I heard the "habaneros" are pretty hot too. Do you have those?

    Chili, do you have any really spicy recipes? Would really love to fix one of your spicy dishes.

  5. OOOOOO yes i do sister. I don't like habaneros They really dont have any flavor but yes they are very hot all they do to me is give me a belly ache.
    Ghost chili's on the other hand are 5x hotter but have a very fruity flavor kinda like apples n pears mixed you eat these a small slice at a time. Yes I will post a super hot chili recipe but packt full of wonderful flavor to Die for. it's that good! I love fellow chili lovers!! I'm going to post a 20,000 dollar recipe that won first place in a chili cook off. Only I added GC ghost chili's. Thanks for wakin me up cuz I forgot about that recipe. been a while since I made it. HOT DANG a good big ol crock of chili sounds very good right now MMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMM!!!!

    Many Blessings to you sister. THAT was a good slap in da face HHEELLLOOOO!!! Commin at ya at a CFS near you!!!:cool::cool::D:D:eek::cool:

    Chili out
  6. Can't wait chili, :):):cool:

    I love a hot bowl of Chilli during the winter.:dance::dance:
  7. Hey Chili,

    When I make spare ribs, I make my own spicy sauce but I can't get the sauce REAL SPICY the way I like it. I make a mild sauce and spicy sauce so that people have a choice. I am the cook of the family when we have cookouts. What are the best peppers for the spicy sauce. I mean HOT!!!!!:D:D:D
  8. ohhhhh Brother Chili, this sounds delish...I love eggplant. And you'd think being a N'awlins girl that I would love the spicy food also, but I don't. I like to taste the flavors of the food and I think when it's too spicy, you can't taste the delish taste of the dish. Just my opinion. But can't wait to try this recipe.

    Thanks my Brother for sharing it,

    Blessings, Cheri
  9. Hey Chili .... This looks good for sure and I am going to try it but think I have to cut it down or I will be eating it all week ... Just me in the house.

    I like a little spice but my stomach won't take too much .

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