- Wash aubergines, place in baking pan and bake in moderate oven (about 350°F) for about one hour or until soft.
- Allow the skin to turn black so as to give a smoky flavour to the salad.
- Skin aubergines while still hot and chop in small pieces.
- Mix with onion, garlic, tomatoes, oil, vinegar, salt and pepper.
- Garnish with olives and pepper rings.
- Serve with roast meat, and grilled or fried fish or as appetizer.
- Serves six.