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autumn/ cook at home/ Vegetarian

Eggplant Salad with Roasted Garlic & Tomatoes (The Romanian Classic Reinterpreted)

Eggplant Salad with Roasted Garlic & Tomatoes

Eggplant salad is the dish that I grew up with. My mom always had eggplants at hand, either fresh (in the season) or freezed for the winter. And a delicious eggplant salad or “salata de vinete” was ready in no time, with lots of flavours and incredibly rich. I’ve wrote more about the traditional recipe in a previous post, so you can check it out here. But the inspiration for…

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cook at home/ summer/ Vegetarian

The Best Romanian Eggplant Dip

Romanian Eggplant Dip

This time of the year, the eggplant season is in its full swing and I can’t simply imagine a summer without the smell and the taste of roasted eggplants that takes over all my mom’s kitchen. This Romanian eggplant dip is my childhood summer snack, the dip I had before going to the beach in the morning or something that I would enjoy as an appetizer for lunch or dinner.…

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