Tag Archive: eggplant

Aug
02

Moussaka

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Tonight I made one of my favorite “splurge” dinners. It’s not the most frugal, but it definitely beats restaurant pricing. The ingredients in my moussaka: 2 medium-large eggplants olive oil 4 cloves garlic, minced 1 large onion, diced 1/2 of a lemon, sliced very very thin 1 lb ground beef 1 stick of cinnamon (I …

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Jul
26

Grilled Chicken and Vegetables

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I love the quality of meat that I buy at my local Ingles grocery store. But what I really love, is that many times when I am shopping, I will see the “Reduced for quick sale” sticker on some meat with a close expiration date. Last time I was shopping, I saw a 3 lb …

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Jul
20

Mediterranean Dip Fiesta!

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Well, I’ve been craving some eggplant. And as I posted yesterday I was going to make baba ghannouj with some beautiful eggplant I bought at the farmer’s market. I also was craving moussaka, but I am holding out for my tomatoes to turn red. Moussaka will appear… maybe in the next couple of weeks. As …

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