• Anya

Eggplant Pizza Bites

Who doesn't like a good pizza? And what if I told you you could eat pizza every week. Yes :) I've got an easy way to eat make a healthy yet tasty pizza bite.


It's the perfect snack when having friends over or a side dish to make your salad a little gourmet.


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Ingredients:

  • 1 medium eggplant

  • 1 cup of cheese - cheddar, mozzarella or vegan cheese

  • 1/2 cup of tomato/pizza sauce

  • 2 tb of grated parmesan

  • 4 garlic cloves crushed

  • olive oil

  • salt

  • pepper

  • few fresh leaves of basil or, 2 tb of dried basil or Italian herbs

  • Optional: vegetables diced into small pieces


What you will need:

- Oven

- Baking paper


Method:

1. Slice eggplant into 1-1.5 cm thick slices (see picture on the right).

2. This step is optional. Add some salt on each and leave them to "sweat" for app. 30 minutes. Then using some paper, wipe the slices off.

3. In the meantime, preheat the oven on 175 C.

Photo source: Canva


4. Line a baking tray with the slices. Coat the slices with some olive oil and then place in the oven for about 15 minutes.