Eggplant, known by different names such as brinjal or aubergine, is a popular vegetable in our world. Eggplants are good throughout the year. Eggplant skin is quite nutritious so cook your eggplant with the skin-on. Its spongy texture soaks up a lot of oil, so be careful and not use too much oil while cooking eggplant.
'Baingan Bharta' or eggplant curry is one of the popular Indian curry dishes. This curry is from the Indian state of Punjab. Naturally vegan, the key to make this curry is to roast the eggplant directly over fire. This gives a smokey flavor to the dish. You may even use this curry as a dip for your parties.