When cooking eggplant, first peel the tough skin off in a striped fashion, leaving strips of skin behind to hold the flesh together when cooking. An eggplant should be appropriately salted before cooking to remove the bi... More »

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Eggplant can be made into a tasty dip very easily by roasting with a number of vegetables (such as onions and peppers), before blending in a food processor and serving with bread or crackers. The dip makes a great entree... More »

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To make fried eggplant, use the following ingredients: one-half cup of all-purpose flour or cornstarch, three lightly beaten eggs, 2 cups of bread crumbs, half a teaspoon of salt, 1 tablespoon of creole seasoning, one sm... More »

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To grow an eggplant, start the seeds indoors, transplant the seedlings to a sunny location, pinch off the terminal growing points, water and fertilize the plants, stake the plants and pinch off buds. You need containers ... More »

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Plants such as the tobacco, belladonna and eggplant are part of the nightshade family. Nightshades, also known as Solanaceae, thrive in temperate conditions, such as those found in tropical regions. More »

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Easter egg eggplant is a type of eggplant that produces small white eggplants that turn yellow when they are mature. This eggplant is both edible and ornamental, creating a fun accent for a children's garden. Easter egg ... More »

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Nightshade vegetables, so called because of their habit of growing in shade and flowering at night, include potatoes, paprika, eggplant, tomatoes, peppers, and over 2500 other species. All belong to the family Solanaceae... More »

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