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  • Silvias Italian Table

    Involtini Di Melanzane Con Ricotta e Spinaci (Stuffed Eggplant Rolls with Ricotta and Spinach) Myabsolutefavouritesummerclassic:ricottaandspinachstuffedeggplantrolls.

    Serves:4Ingredients

    16slicesofeggplantcutto1/2cmthick 3tablespoonsofextra-virginoliveoil 1garlicclove,bashed 500goffullfatricotta 150gofbabyspinach 1egg 1/4cupoffreshlygratedpecorino 2-3tablespoonsofchoppedherbs(likeparsleyandbasil) 1/4teaspoonoffreshlygratednutmegsaltandpepperforseasoning

    Forthesauce

    2tablespoonsofextra-virginoliveoil 1-2garliccloves,bashed 1/8capsicumstrip

  • Silvias Italian Table

    500mlofpassataortinnedtomatoes Saltandpepperforseasoning Basilleaves

    Forthetopping

    150gfreshmozzarella,cutintosmallpieces 3-4tablespoonsoffreshlygratedpecorino Freshlygroundpepper Basilleaves

    MethodHeatupagriddlepan.Brushtheeggplantslicesusingtwotablespoonsofoliveoil,thengrillonbothsides.Inthemeantime,makeyoursimpletomatosaucebyheatinguptheoilinapan,bashthegarlicwiththebackofaknifethenthrowinintothehotoil,skinandall.Addthepassata,thecapsicumandsimmerovermediumheatfor20minutes.Seasonwithsaltandpepper,discardthegarlicandthecapsicum.Turnofftheheatandthebasil.Setaside.Heattheovento200C.Whiletheovenisheating,makethericottafilling.Heat1tablespoonofoilinapanaddthegarlic,thendropinallthespinach,coverwithalidandcookoverhighheatfor1-2minutesoruntilwilted.Draintheexcessliquidandsetaside.Mixthericottawithcheese,egg,herbs,choppedupcookedspinach,nutmegandseasonwithsaltandpepper.Smear1ladlefuloftomatosauceatthebaseofamediumsizedovendish.Put1tablespoonoffillinginthemiddleofeacheggplantslice,rollthemuptoencloseitandarrangeeachrollontotheovendishinonelayer.Drizzletherestofthepassataontop,addthetornmozzarellaandgratedcheeseandbakefor25-30minutesoruntilgoldenandbubbly.Restatroomtemperaturefor5minutesbeforeserving.Sprinkleplentyofbasilontopandservewithadrizzleofchilioil.