Tuesday, August 19, 2008

Roasted Ratatouille

Admittedly, this recipe is about one week late. Last week’s box contents were a perfect mix for ratatouille – eggplant, zucchini, garlic, onion, and parsley. But many of you, like me I suspect, have vegetables that hang around the week after and this is a perfect recipe for clearing out your refrigerator. There are a lot of variations and styles of ratatouille and everyone has their favorite. I am a big fan of roasting and I like my vegetables to remain separate and distinct, so this version is perfect for my tastes. You can serve this bruschetta-style on toasted bread with goat cheese. Or, as a side dish to fish or poultry, warm or room temperature.

As I was researching this recipe, I discovered a little tidbit about eggplants that I never knew: there are male and female eggplants! Females have more seeds and some people find them more bitter than their male counterparts. Who knew? You learn something new every day.

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Roasted Ratatouille

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3 comments:

Holler said...

Gorgeous! You are making me drool here :P

Rhyleysgranny said...

This looks lovely. I will make this and sprinkle goats cheese on the top.
Thank you. How very convenient to be able to print of the recipes this way.:)

Clear Pink said...

That looks really good. I bet it would also be good with some penne mixed in and a grated sharp italian hard cheese on top.