This solanaceous berry came to Europe from Persia, and because of the difficulties of translation, it was often called a crazy apple. Eggplant came to Russia from the Caucasus, which is why it had the nickname “Armenian cucumber” for a long time. Properly dried eggplant has a bright aroma and taste of mushrooms. This feature makes it an indispensable component in dishes with stewed vegetables or in any roast.
Soups, sauces, marinades, dishes from meat, poultry and game dishes.
Spicy, bitter, piquant
Nutrition value on 100 gr.
- Proteins (g / 100g)… 11
Fats (g / 100g)… 1,0
Carbohydrates (g / 100g)… 43
Energy value (kcal / 100g)… 230