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Grilled aubergines

They can be served either as a grilled vegetable salad or as a meze, accompanied by tzatziki or thin slices of the famous graviera of Naxos. Very easy to make. Truly magical taste!

Grilled-aubergines with garlic

Section(s): Meze, Salads | Author: Naxos.net

Ingredients:

1 aubergine per person
2 cloves of garlic
Salt to taste
Pepper to taste
100ml Greek extra virgin olive oil

Preparation:

Wash the aubergines and cut into 1cm thick coins. Crush the garlic and add it to the olive oil along with the salt, mix it thoroughly with a brush and then brush it onto both sides of each coin. Place the coins on a hot grill and turn them over when golden brown. They are ready when they are soft on the inside. Dribble a little raw olive oil onto the stack and salt some more if necessary.

Variations: Although perfect as is, you may also grill some sliced onions at the same time. Great combination.

Some tips:

Serve while still warm.

Add thin slices of Naxos graviera cheese just before serving.

Alternatively, add a bit of tzatziki on some aubergine slices. It goes well with ouzo.

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