Eggplant steaks with cauliflower pilaf
Tonight, pair a meaty eggplant steak with a light and colourful pilaf, topped with juicy pomegarante seeds.
Pro secret: To get the delicious seeds out of a pomegranate, slice it in half. Hold 1 half, cut side down, over a large bowl. Vigorously whack the skin side with a large wooden spoon until all the seeds pop out.
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They’re colourful, elegant and come in many shapes and sizes, but in terms of taste, eggplants are all very similar. But, the textures do vary when choosing an eggplant: Jewel-toned Japanese eggplants are creamy and silky when cooked, while large, deep-purple Italian eggplants are meaty and perfect for vegetarian steaks. It’s just up to you which ones you decide to use.
Watch: The best way to slice an eggplant