Savoury Aubergine (Eggplant) With Cannellini Beans

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

A colourful dish that makes a nice, vegetarian, main course.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat the oven to 200 C or 400 degrees F.
  2. First place the potatoes in a roasting pan with two tablespoons olive oil, lemon zest and rosemary.
  3. Season, toss well and roast for 30 minutes or until cooked and golden.
  4. Next, brush the aubergine with some of the olive oil, then season with salt and pepper and place on a baking tray.
  5. Cook for 15-20 minutes until golden.
  6. Meanwhile, toss the tomatoes in about one tablespoon of the olive oil, season and set aside.
  7. Heat the cannellini beans, in a small pan with three tablespoons of the olive oil, the lemon juice and garlic.
  8. Season, then mash or purée in a food processor.
  9. Stir in the parsley.
  10. Serve the aubergine on a bed of the bean purée with the green beans and potatoes, topped with the tomatoes.