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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 5
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 438.2
  • Total Fat: 10.1 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
  • Sodium: 9.3 mg
  • Total Carbs: 75.3 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 13.4 g
  • Protein: 14.6 g

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Roasted Eggplant and Tomato Pasta

Submitted by: MVIGIRL

Introduction

A great way to use local summer produce!!

This is best served warm but is also good cold.

Sauce can also be used as a great topping for bruschetta.
A great way to use local summer produce!!

This is best served warm but is also good cold.

Sauce can also be used as a great topping for bruschetta.

Number of Servings: 5

Ingredients

    2 whole eggplants, aprox 2-2/12 lbs TTL
    1 cup cherry or grape tomatoes
    bunch fresh basil
    olive oil, 3 TBS dvided
    red pepper flakes, to taste
    salt/pepper to taste
    5 cups Whole Wheat Penne pasta

Directions

Preheat oven to 475.

Cut eggplant into cubes. Toss in bowl w/ 2 TBS olive oil, the tomatoes and red pepper flakes. Spread veggies on a jelly roll pan and sprinkle w/ salt/pepper.

Roast veggies until the eggplant is golden brown and the tomatoes have starting splitting their skins and releasing juices, aprox 30 minutes. Remove pan from oven and let cool slightly.

While veggies are roasting cook the pasta. Reserve 1/2 cup pasta cooking water.

When pasta is done, drain, pour into large serving bowl and keep warm. Put roasted veggies in a cusinart with the basil and 1TBS of oil (optional). Puree until blended but still thick with some texture. It it is too thick add 1TBS of pasta cooking water at time until desired consistancy.

Pour sauce over pasta and serve at once.

serving is 1 cup cooked pasta with aprox 1/2 cup sauce. Sauce is aprox. becasue it depend on the size of the eggplants, tomatoe and if pasta water is used.

Number of Servings: 5

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user HOLLYBEARSMOM.






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  • I don;t think there is enough sauce when you use the amounts described here, so I mixed some napolitan sauce in with it. - 11/13/11

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