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Grilled Eggplant Parm
Total:
1 hr
Active:
30 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Intermediate
Total:
1 hr
Active:
30 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Intermediate

Ingredients

Directions

Preheat the oven to 425 degrees F.

Heat 1 tablespoon of the oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add the garlic and red pepper flakes and cook, stirring, until fragrant, about 2 minutes. Add the crushed tomatoes, olives, 1/4 cup water and the basil sprig and simmer, stirring occasionally, until slightly thickened, about 10 minutes. Season with salt and discard the basil sprig. Remove from the heat, add the butter and stir to incorporate.

Meanwhile, heat a grill or grill pan over medium high. Brush both sides of the eggplant slices with the remaining 1/3 cup olive oil and sprinkle lightly with salt and pepper. Grill, turning once, until well-marked and tender, about 4 minutes per side.

Spread about a third of the sauce onto the bottom of a small rectangular (8-by-10-inch) baking dish. Top with half of the eggplant and half of the mozzarella, evenly spaced in the dish. Repeat with another third of the sauce and the remaining eggplant and mozzarella. Drizzle with the last of the sauce and sprinkle with the Parmesan.

Bake until the sauce is thickened and bubbling and the cheese is golden in spots, about 30 minutes.

Sprinkle with the sliced basil and serve warm.

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