Calliope eggplant recipes

Eggplant in Garlic Sauce

Eggplant in Garlic Sauce

Eggplant in Garlic Sauce is delicious when done right. the thick gooey sauce full of flavor, the just-tender eggplant and garlic, the heat from the dry red chilies
Indian Eggplant, Mustard Greens, and White Bean Soup

Indian Eggplant, Mustard Greens, and White Bean Soup

Small Baby Indian eggplant, Calliope, Neon, Ichiban, Kamo, Black Beauty, Italian, White, Green Thai. Eggplant is probably the most-featured fruit (vegetable) in my recipes here - no secret that I love it
Stuffed Baby Eggplant

Stuffed Baby Eggplant

While calliopes, ichiban, black beauty and a few other varieties are just as good, my favorite has been what are called "baby eggplants" - what I call Indian eggplant or brinjal - that are a gorgeous purple, with smooth tender flesh, not too many seeds, about the size of a large hen-egg
Baba Ghanouj

Baba Ghanouj

While large fleshy eggplant is commonly used for this dish (and readily available in markets here), I found that Ichiban and Calliopes from my garden had a certain bold eggplant flavor that I liked