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11 Must Make Eggplant Recipes

11 Must Make Eggplant Recipes will help you put that summer eggplant to good use whether you grow it in your garden or buy it at the farmers market. Most of these recipes are low-carb and vegetarian, using lots of rich, warm spices creating healthy summer meals. 

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As we are heading into the later part of the summer eggplants are popping up in gardens and farmers markets. I love using eggplants in a variety of ways–especially salads and one of my favorite dips, baba ghanoush. But there are so many more ways to use eggplant and I am here to share these 11 Must Make Eggplant Recipes.

You guys are in for a treat with these mouth watering recipes. There is a little something for everyone and most of these are vegetarian, gluten-free and low carb. Enjoy!

Mediterranean Eggplant Salad // A Cedar Spoon 

Mediterranean Eggplant Salad mixes grilled eggplant with fresh tomatoes, mint, parsley, green onion, bell pepper and tossed with olive oil, lemon juice, za'atar and crushed red pepper. This is the perfect side salad for a summer BBQ or party or to pair with grilled chicken or fish. 

Dan Dan Eggplant Noodles // Rachel Hartley Nutrition

Grilled Eggplant Rollatini // Culinary Ginger

Baked Eggplant Parmesan Stacks // bell’ alimento

Baba Ghanoush // A Cedar Spoon 

Mini Eggplant Pizza // Wholesome Yum 

Loaded Grilled Eggplant with Creamy Herb Sauce // Lexi’s Clean Kitchen

Eggplant Involtini // Foolproof Living 

Ratatouille Papperdelle // A Cedar Spoon 

Ratatouille Pappardelle

Grilled Eggplant with Garlic-Cumin Vinaigrette, Feta and Herbs // Kalyn’s Kitchen 

Mediterranean Grilled Vegetable Couscous // A Cedar Spoon 

Mediterranean Grilled Vegetable Couscous Salad Side Dish


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Andy Bishop

Wednesday 12th of September 2018

I never imagined eggplant could look this good! The only way I know to enjoy eggplant was to grill it. I'm looking forward to trying out your recipes! Thanks for sharing!


Wednesday 12th of September 2018

I hope you find some you like! Once you figure out how many uses there are you will be eating it all the time.

Brittany Audra @ Audra's Appetite

Tuesday 21st of August 2018

I've actually yet to make homemade baba ganoush...can't wait to try it though! :)


Tuesday 21st of August 2018

I'm a big eggplant fan and so many of these look good! Thanks for including my Grilled Eggplant with Garlic-Cumin Vinaigrette, Feta, and Herbs!