Recipe courtesy of Elizabeth Karmel
Show: Cooking Live
Save Recipe Print

Ingredients

Directions

Wash and dry eggplants. Peel garlic and set aside. If the cloves are very large, cut in half. Make multiple 1/2-inch slits in the eggplant and stud with garlic. Push towards the center of the eggplant so the garlic is not sticking out. When done, coat eggplant with olive oil and sprinkle with salt.

Place in the center of the cooking grate until the eggplants have collapsed and are soft. You will need to turn occasionally. This will take approximately 30 minutes, depending on the size of the eggplants. When very soft, cut in half and scrape flesh and garlic from skin. Mash with a fork and mix in enough olive oil to make creamy. Season with salt, pepper and parsley. Serve with pita wedges or flatbread.

Trending Videos 6 Videos

More Food Network

Whole Lemon Bars 01:36

This lazy cook's version of a lemon bar is simple and delicious.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Shrimp with Garlic Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Brian Boitano

Green Beans with Lemon and Garlic

Recipe courtesy of The Neelys

Hot Corn Chile Dip

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Garlic Cilantro Lime Rice

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Garlic Butter

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Garlic Sauteed Spinach

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

"Santa Maria Style BBQ" Oakwood Grilled Tri-tip

Recipe courtesy of Frank Ostini

Grilled Veal Chops with Raw Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Rachael Ray

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Dig In

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.