Healthy Aubergine and Tomato Salad


Here's a healthy aubergine salad for a change. I used almost no oil when grilling in halogen and pan frying with non stick pan. Yes, I used both halogen oven and non stick pan. I did this in rush. I didn't have the patience and time to get things done in halogen. 

Recipe: 
1 aubergine, sliced
Piccolo tomatoes (the more the merrier), halved
Mint leaves, sliced thinly
Basil leaves, sliced thinly
2 cloves garlic, chopped
3 tbsp olive oil
1/2 tsp smoked paprika
Lemon juice
Parmigiano reggiano cheese
Himalaya rose salt
Cracked black pepper

Brush one side of aubergine with olive oil. Grill in halogen oven for 5 minutes (I used 150 degree). Alternatively pan fry or grill in griddle for about 5 minutes. Turn over and grill for another 2 minutes. Set aside. Sauté garlic till brown. Add paprika and drizzle with lemon juice. Season with salt and pepper. Mix tomatoes, aubergine and garlic sauce together. Garnished with mint, basil, cheese

Here's how we had our salad. Mixed salad, aubegine tomato salad and M&S Gastropub range cod fish :). Messy looking I know but it was yummy.


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