Delicious olive spread -- great with a loaf of crusty Italian bread! If you want, you can add roasted red pepper, cannellini beans and whole sun-dried tomatoes at the end of the recipe for a complete antipasto.
They say in the Middle East that you can't get married until you know 101 ways to cook eggplant. I was recently married, and I'm counting this as one of my ways. I found this recipe online and loved the unique way of preparing the eggplant... hope you do too!