Meaty, hearty and versatile, aubergine is a superhero ingredient – Get inspired with these 30 Easy Vegetarian Eggplant Recipes perfect for everyday cooking!
Available all-year-round, aubergine (or eggplant) is an incredible ingredient to use in your vegetarian cooking.
Light in calories, with a relatively plain flavor, eggplant is incredibly versatile thanks to its spongy texture, which soaks up all the flavor you pair it with.
Thanks to its meaty consistent, it’s a fantastic substitute to meat.
Whether you are a full vegan or vegetarian, or just trying to reduce your weekly meat income, it’s a handy ingredient to have in the kitchen.
I have gathered 30 delicious and easy vegetarian eggplant recipes from my favourite food blogs.
From Italian classics to Asian inspired meals (hello lasagna roll-0ps, curry and aubergine meatballs!), I’ve got you covered all the way from breakfast through dinner time.
So, get ready to fall in love with this awesome, versatile fruit (yes! It’s actually a fruit!).
From pizza bite to curry and chips, these vegetarian aubergine recipes are perfect for every day of the week!
Roasted Eggplant Cannelloni Pasta – The Petite Cook (pictured)
Vegetarian Aubergine Moussaka with Mushroom Sauce – My Greek Dish
Eggplant Spaghetti Sandwiches – The Petite Cook (pictured)
Sicilian Pasta alla Norma – The Petite Cook
Eggplant Parmesan Lasagna – Woman’s Day
Eggplant Shakshuka – At The Immigrant’s Table
Farro with Grilled Eggplant, Tomatoes and Mozzarella – Cooking Chat Food
Aubergine, Mushroom & Sweet Potato Massaman Curry – Planet Veggie
Barley with Spiced Aubergine, Chickpeas and Tomatoes – Tin & Thyme
Sicilian Eggplant Caponata (Vegan & GF) – The Petite Cook (pictured)
Creamy Vegan Bean and Aubergine Casserole – Lauren Caris Cooks
Twice Baked Eggplant – Zagleft
Grilled Eggplant Parmigiana Skewers – The Petite Cook
Baked Breaded Aubergine Slices – Eats Amazing
Vegetarian Aubergine Meatballs – The Petite Cook (pictured)
Moroccan Honey Glazed Eggplant – Bunsen Burner Bakery
Indian Spice Stuffed Eggplants and Potatoes – Vegetarian Gastronomy
Crispy eggplant Parmesan with Basil – Savory Tooth
Vegan Eggplant Lasagna Roll-ups – Minimalist Baker
Grilled Balsamic Eggplant Stacks – Pinch Me I’m Eating
Carrot Hummus Eggplant Rolls – Bam’s Kitchen
Smokey Baba Ganoush – The View From Great Island
Oven Baked Eggplant Fries – Veggies Don’t Bite
Kabocha Hummus & Aubergine in Chickpea Wraps – Natural Kitchen Adventures
Crispy Baked Eggplant Bites with Lemon Aioli – Salu Salo Recipes (pictured)
Norma Spaghetti Cupcakes – The Petite Cook
Roasted Eggplant Spread – Simple Nourished Living
Low Carb Eggplant Pizza – Celery & Cupcakes
Spicy Eggplant Almond Cakes with Cilantro-Lemon Yogurt – Cooking on The Weekends
Spicy Eggplant Balls with Minty Yogurt Wrap – The Awesome Green