Eggplant (Aubergine) Parmigiana

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Total Time
5hrs 45mins
Prep
45 mins
Cook
5 hrs

I really enjoy a good eggplant parmigiana. This one is good and relatively easy since it is finished in the crockpot.

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Peel eggplant and cut into 1/2" slices; place in a colander in layers, sprinkling each layer with salt, and let stand for 30 minute.
  2. to drain excess water.
  3. Dry on paper towels.
  4. Rinse first if you feel there is too much salt remaining.
  5. Then you will really have to dry the slices well.
  6. Mix egg with water and flour.
  7. Dip eggplant slices in mixture.
  8. Saute a few slices at a time quickly in hot olive oil.
  9. You just want to seal and slightly colour the eggplant.
  10. Combine seasoned breadcrumbs with the Parmesan cheese.
  11. In crockpot, layer 1/4 of the eggplant, top with 1/4 of the crumbs, 1/4 of the marinara sauce and 1/4 of the mozzarella.
  12. Repeat three times to make four layers.
  13. Cover and cook on low 4 to 5 hours.