Allan Shivers' Escalloped Eggplant

Raven Higheagle

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@ravenhigheagle

This recipe comes from Allan Shivers, the Governor of Texas, from 1949 to 1957. I love the really old recipes I have because no one ever uses them anymore. Therefore when I make them people always ask if they can have the recipe.


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Serves:
Serves 6 to 8
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

2 lb
eggplant, peeled, cubed, cooked, drained and mashed
2 large
eggs
4 Tbsp
butter
1/2 c
minced onion
2 clove
garlic, grated
1 c
cracker meal
1 c
grated american cheese
1/2 can(s)
whole milk
salt and pepper to taste
1 c
grated cheese

Step-By-Step

1Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease a baking dish with butter.

2Peel and cube the eggplant. Place in a large pot and cover with water, boil until tender. Drain the eggplant and return to pot. Mash with a potato masher.

3Stir in eggs, butter, onions, garlic, cracker meal, American cheese, milk, salt and pepper.

4Transfer to baking dish and top with cheese. Bake for 30 minutes or until golden brown and cheese is melted.