Pasta Alla Norma from The Italian Dish
I guess I'm still involved in my campaign to get more people to embrace eggplant because I'm spotlighting another delicious-looking eggplant dish for Meatless Monday. I'd just spotted Ricotta Salata over the weekend at my beloved warehouse store, so when Elaine posted this spaghetti dish with eggplant, garlic, red pepper, tomatoes, and oregano topped with Ricotta Salata at The Italian Dish, it immediately went on my personal "must try" list. If you don't have the traditional Ricotta Salata that makes this dish uniquely Sicilian, you could certainly substitute Parmesan or Asiago cheese instead.
Photo of Pasta Alla Norma
from The Italian Dish
Have you made something interesting for Meatless Monday this week? If so please share the recipe link or your recipe in the comments. You can find more Meatless Monday recipes by clicking the tag Meatless Mondays.
BlogHer Contributing Editor Kalyn Denny also blogs at Kalyn's Kitchen, where she specializes in low-glycemic recipes using fresh ingredients. Kalyn probably won't ever be a vegetarian, but she does love to make meatless dishes such as Grilled Eggplant with Garlic-Cumin Vinaigrette, Feta, and Two Herbs.