Stewed eggplant in tomato sauce: how to cook

Tetiana KoziukLS Food
Baked eggplant in tomato sauce recipe. Source: Pixabay

Eggplant in tomato sauce is a delicious, spicy, quick-cooking appetizer. The eggplant is first baked in the oven and then stewed in a pan with fresh tomatoes, peppers, and, of course, spices. The ingredients are very well selected and combined with each other.

Food blogger Svitlana Levytska (lanas_diet) shared a recipe for eggplant in tomato sauce on her Instagram page.

Recipe for baked eggplant in tomato sauce


  • eggplant - 1 kg
  • onion - 1 pc
  • bell pepper - 1 pc
  • tomatoes - 600-700 g
  • garlic - 3 cloves
  • herbs
  • salt, pepper, spices
Eggplant appetizer recipe
  • wine vinegar - 1 tbsp
  • oil for frying and baking

Method of preparation:

1. Cut the eggplant into large cubes. Sprinkle with salt and drizzle with oil Bake at 220 degrees for 30-40 minutes.

2. Meanwhile, cut the onion into slices, pepper into strips, and tomatoes into cubes.

Braised eggplant in sauce

3. Fry the onion until soft, then add the peppers and tomatoes. Simmer until the liquid evaporates.

4. Add spices, garlic, vinegar. Stir.

Eggplant in tomato sauce

5. Add the baked eggplants. Cook for another 1-2 minutes. Serve with herbs.

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