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Baba Ganoush Tips
What can you serve with baba ganoush?
Baba ganoush is the perfect dip for pita bread
, alongside other dips like hummus
. You can also make a feast of Middle Eastern dishes by making tabouleh
and lamb tagine
How should you store baba ganoush?
Store baba ganoush in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to four days. (You might find it tastes even better after the flavors meld for a day or two!)
How else can you cook the eggplant for this baba ganoush recipe?
You can grill whole eggplants on medium-high heat, turning occasionally until the skin is charred, for 25 to 35 minutes. Halve the eggplants and scoop out the meat to make this dip! Get even more comfortable cooking with this vegetable by trying more of our favorite eggplant recipes
What are some variations of this baba ganoush recipe?
This vegan recipe is pretty healthy already, but you can lighten it up by using a little less oil, or reducing the salt by 1/4 teaspoon. Serve it with vegetables instead of pita bread, and you’ll have yourself a good-for-you appetizer!—Elizabeth Harris
2 tablespoons: 89 calories, 8g fat (1g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 224mg sodium, 5g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 2g fiber), 1g protein.