Tag: eggplant

A slice of moussaka topped with fresh parsley.

Moussaka

Moussaka is a traditional Greek eggplant casserole made with layers of eggplant, potato, meat sauce and a creamy bechamel. Moussaka is undoubtedly one of Greece’s most popular dishes. It is served in Greek homes throughout the country and abroad and you would be hard-pressed not to find it on the […]

Papoutsakia (Greek Stuffed Eggplant)

Papoutsakia (Greek Stuffed Eggplant)

These Papoutsakia (Greek Stuffed Eggplant) are a classic Greek comfort dish made by stuffing eggplant with a seasoned ground beef mixture and topping it with a smooth b├ęchamel before baking them to perfection. Papoutsakia (pronounced pah-pou-tsa-kya) means ‘little shoes’ in Greek, receiving that name since their shape resembles just that. […]

Baba Ganoush

Baba Ganoush Recipe

This easy, homemade Baba Ganoush recipe uses a food processor to produce a smooth, creamy eggplant dip that’s full of Middle Eastern flavor. This vegan recipe makes a great appetizer or healthy snack served alongside pita bread or veggies. What is baba ganoush? Baba ganoush (sometimes written baba ganouj) is […]