Alternatively, veal, chicken, or fish may be used in place of the eggplant.
Blue Ribbon Recipe
This recipe had a great Italian flavor. I love the mix of cheese in this one. This would be a great dish for your vegetarian friends. The Test Kitchen
1 largegood sized male egg plant. (male has the indented end and has less seeds)
·italian sauce of your choice.
1 cricotta cheese
1/2 tspgarlic powder
1/4 cromano cheese, grated
1 cmozzarella cheese, grated
1/2 tspblack pepper
2 largeeggs, beaten
2 citalian bread crumbs
·olive oil, extra virgin
How to Make Eggplant Rollatini
- In a small mixing bowl, combine ricotta, Romano, black pepper, garlic powder, and oregano and mix well.
set aside in refrigerator until ready to use.
- Peel your eggplant and slice thin length wise.
Dip in beaten egg and coat with bread crumbs.
Place in skillet with olive oil and brown lightly.
Set on paper towel to drain.
- In baking pan, put a layer of sauce on the bottom to keep rolatini from sticking.
Take eggplant from wide end and coat with ricotta mixture. Roll from wide end to narrow end and place with end to the bottom of the pan.
- Coat all your rolled eggplant with Italian sauce, sprinkle with grated Romano cheese.
Cook in oven set at 325 until bubbling.
Remove from oven and put a layer of Mozzarella cheese on top of egg plant.
Put back in oven until cheese is melted and serve!