Ottolenghi’s Aubergine with Black Garlic

Talk about unwavering devotion – my obsession with aubergines and Ottolenghi’s style of cooking has not ceased ever since I got back from London. Tonight, I experimented with his Aubergine with Black Garlic recipe set out in his vegetarian cookbook “Plenty More”. Many of you may be asking “what exactly is black garlic?”. To save…

Baked Eggplant with Tahini Buttermilk Dressing

For lovers of eggplant and tahini, I implore you to try this recipe. Make the dish pop with colour by garnishing with freshly diced mint. This side dish pairs extremely well with grilled lamb chops.

Rosemary Crusted Lamb Chops with Grilled Eggplant

Hello my little lamb chops! When it comes to cooking dinner for two, nothing comes easier than the lamb chops – delicate, tender, and oh-so-juicy. Rub with some chopped rosemary, garlic, salt, pepper, and olive oil, and let it sit for a bit, sear all over on high heat, rest for a few minutes, and…

Eggplant Parmesan Bake

When it comes to naming the top Italian comfort foods, the first thing that springs into my mind – aside from lasagne – is the eggplant parmesan. Substituting the lasagne sheets with eggplant slices, you can’t go wrong creating this layered casserole if you are looking to host a dinner party for friends or family. One thing to…

Grilled Pork Chops with Caramelized Nectarines and Eggplant

This is the quintessential dish for warm nights when you feel like making the most out of your grill (be it outdoors or indoors). When it comes to pork chops, the rich and meatiest chops are cut from the center of the loin. Pork chops deliver iron, potassium, and B vitamins, while being about as…

Miso Grilled Eggplant Quinoa Salad

This may be a labour intensive salad which calls for a varsity of ingredients but the concoction of all the ingredients combined together results in a unique salad boasting with healthy goodness. INGREDIENTS: 2 large eggplants, quartered and criss-crossed on flesh 1 cooked corn cob 1 bunch coriander 1 cup cooked quinoa 2 chopped shallots 1 lime…