Eggplant (Aubergine) Roll-Ups

Total Time
1hr 15mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 45 mins

This is my own take on a recipe I learned in cooking class several years ago. It makes a nice presentation and is fun to serve to guests. Hope you like it.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. peel skin off eggplant
  2. slice eggplant lengthwise in 1/4 thick slices.
  3. heat enough oil for frying.
  4. dip eggplant into 3 beaten eggs.
  5. then dip into breadcrumbs.
  6. fry the eggplant in the oil (do not overlap).
  7. drain on paper towels.
  8. mix ricotta cheese with the parmesan cheese and one egg and garlic (to be used for filling).
  9. cover the bottom of a casserole dish with sauce.
  10. spread a thin layer of the filling mixture onto the slices of fried eggplant.
  11. roll the eggplant up
  12. place the rolled eggplants seam down, side by side in the baking dish.
  13. cover the eggplant with more sauce.
  14. cover with mozzarella cheese.
  15. cover the dish with aluminum foil and bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes.
  16. uncover and bake for an additional 10 minutes.
Most Helpful

5 5

This was great! I didn't have ricotta so I used mashed tofu and some extra seasoning instead. I was very impressed with the outcome. Thanks so much for posting such a great variation of a classic eggplant dish!