Smoky Eggplant Dip

Eggplant is one of my favourite vegetables; it is versatile and takes on the flavours it is cooked with. It is for this reason that whilst recently experimenting with campfire cooking I was very keen to grill eggplant and make a smoky dip.

This dip is super simple, rich in flavour and incredibly tasty. Nom, nom, nom!

01 camp fire

 Ingredients:

  • 2 eggplants
  • Juice of half a lemon
  • 3 cloves of garlic, finely chopped
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • Salt

Equipment:

  • Campfire
  • Wire rack
  • Chopping board
  • Knife
  • Bowl
  • Fork

Steps:

  1. Pierce the eggplants with a fork and put on a wire rack over the campfire until black
  2. Remove the skin on the eggplant, chop the flesh and put in a bowl (you may wish to squeeze some of the moisture out of the eggplant before putting in the bowl)
  3. Add the other ingredients and mash with the fork

02 grilled text

03 scrape text

04 dip pic page text

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