Eggplant

by danberube on July 30, 2015

What is Eggplant
Eggplants are related to tomatoes and peppers. You may be familiar with the large, round deep purple variety, but there eggplant come in many different shapes and colors including white, black, green and pink.

When is eggplant available
Like its relatives, eggplant is a true heat lover. That means for our farm transplant 6-8 week old plants after Memorial Day and protecting with row covers in June to get maximum production later in the season. The first eggplant are usually ready by late July and those plants will produce until the first killing frost.

Eggplant Recipes
Roasted Eggplant Caponata
Baba Ghanoush
Eggplant Parmigiana
Chargrilled eggplant with pork
Cambodian Roasted Eggplant and Pork

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