Prep 15 mins
Cook 15 mins
This side dish goes well with meat. Or serve it with pasta for a vegetarian meal.
- 1 medium eggplant
- 1 cup Italian style breadcrumbs
- 3 tablespoons olive oil
- 1⁄2 lb shredded mozzarella cheese
- 1 1⁄2 cups chunky pasta sauce
- 2 tablespoons chopped parsley
- Cut eggplant crosswise into 1/2 inch slices.
- Dip into bread crumbs to coat.
- Heat 1 T oil over medium-high heat.
- Fry eggplant until golden, about 10 minutes, adding more oil as needed.
- Top eggplant slices with cheese.
- Spoon sauce over eggplant.
- Cover, reduce heat, and simmer until cheese melts (about 5 minutes).
- Sprinkle with parsley.
Simple, tasty and delicious. Love a tasty eggplant recipe.