Eggplant With Buttermilk Pomegranate Sauce

Eggplant with Buttermilk Pomegranate Sauce from Yotam Ottolenghi's Plenty cookbook of vegetarian meals

I recently tried this recipe from Yotam Ottolenghi’s Plenty cookbook, and it felt like a blind taste test. I had no idea what to expect, but it’s the book’s cover photo, which has been captivating me for months.

You know what it tasted like, though? A healthier, Italian, even-more-savory-and-rich version of a baked potato covered in sour cream.

Yeah, so you’re going to want this recipe.

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Grease-Themed Dinner in Honor of Playing Rizzo

Grease-themed dinner recipe: Falafel Burgers with Baked Sweet Potato Fries

GREASE IS THE WORD

I recently was cast as Betty Rizzo in Grease—a dream role for me. In honor of my first rehearsal on Sunday, I planned a Grease- (and Greece-) themed dinner for Saturday night (after my 10-mile long run and zucchini bread snack).

What’s a Grease-themed dinner? Diner food… Burgers!

I chose Falafel “Burgers” & Baked Sweet-Potato Fries. Ironically, it was light on the grease—but heavy on the taste buds. Take a look these finger-lickin’ recipes we combined.

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