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Italian Style Eggplant & Pepper Salad




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This article is from the 20th Century Appetizer Recipes, with numerous contributions by known and also anonymous authors

Italian Style Eggplant & Pepper Salad

1 lg Eggplant

2 lg Bell peppers, red or green

2 lg Celery stalks

Olive oil for sauteeing

2 ea Garlic cloves, minced

1/4 c Olive oil

1/4 c Red wine vinegar

1 ts Oregano

Salt & pepper

1/4 c Black olives, chopped

Preheat oven to 400F. Place whole eggplant, unpeeled, on a rack in oven. Wrap the two peppers & celery stalks individually in aluminum foil & place them on rack as well. Bake for 30 minutes. Remove peppers & celery & let cool. Bake eggplant for another 15 minutes. It should be very tender & have collapsed. When vegetables are cool enough to handle, peel eggplant, cut into several pieces & drain in a colnder for 20 minutes. Squeeze out some of the excess moisture. Chop peppers, removing stems & seeds. Leave in large pieces. Chop celery into 1/2" pieces. Dice eggplant & combnie with peppers & celery in a large bowl. Heat a few drops of olive oil in a skillet & saute the garlic till golden. Add to hte bowl. Add remaining ingredients & mix thoroughly. Cover & let stand for 1 hour at room temperature before serving.

 

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