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Traditions :: Fried eggplant with chocolate and minth


Here’s a traditional dish from Campania region, between the Sorrentine Peninsula and Amalfi Coast. It’s a festive dish, truly unique in its style and ingredients pairing. A convivial one usually prepared in summertime – my mom remembers being prepared around “Ferragosto” (August 15th)…

Aubergines frites avec chocolat et menthe fraîche ~ Melanzane fritte con cioccolato e mentuccia ~ Fried Eggplants with Chocolate and minth ~ Жареные баклажаны с шоколадом и мятой | Recipe & photo: ©ockstyle

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Fried Eggplants with Chocolate and minth | Recipe & photo: ©ockstyle

Necessity is the mother of invention.” ~Plato

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Frying :: Fried Eggplants with Chocolate and minth | Recipe & photo: ©ockstyle

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Prepping :: Chocolate 62% :: Fried Eggplants with Chocolate and minth | Recipe & photo: ©ockstyle

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Prepping :: Shaved chocolate :: Fried Eggplants with Chocolate and minth | Recipe & photo: ©ockstyle

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Ready for coffee? :: Fried Eggplants with Chocolate and minth | Recipe & photo: ©ockstyle