Eggplant Parmesan

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Serving: Serves 4
Prep Time: 25 Minutes
Cooking Time: 34 Minutes

January/February 2021 Big Y Dig In Magazine

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Ingredients

Directions

1. Wash hands with soap and water.
2. Rinse all fresh produce items under cold running water.
3. Preheat oven to 450 degrees Fahrenheit.
4. Generously coat a baking sheet with cooking spray; set aside.
5. Slice each eggplant lengthwise into 12, 1/2-inch-thick slices; place on baking sheet. Lightly season with salt and pepper and drizzle with oil. Bake for 14 minutes or until begins to turn deep brown on top; remove from oven and place slices on plate to cool.
6. Lower oven temperature to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
7. Coat a 9x13-inch baking dish with cooking spray; add 1 1/2 cups pasta sauce and top with chopped basil leaves. Add a layer of eggplant slices and top with cheese slices. Add another 1 1/2 cups pasta sauce, handful of basil leaves and remaining eggplant slices; top with remaining 1/2 cup pasta sauce and Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese. Bake, uncovered, for 20 minutes or until the cheese melts and the tops turn light brown. Serve immediately.
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Nutrition Facts

Nutrition Information Per Serving Calories: 410
Total Fat: 24g (Saturated Fat: 11g)
Cholesterol 55mg
Sodium: 730mg
Total Carbohydrates: 30g (Dietary Fiber: 11g
Sugars: 13g)
Protein: 19g
Big Y's recipes reflect the guidance of the Partnership for Food Safety Education. To learn more
visit https://www.fightbac.org/