Spicy Baba

This crowd-pleaser has been known to set off some smoke alarms. You simply char the whole eggplant on the gas stove and watch it transform to tender smoky caviar.


Spicy Baba

ENTERTAINING, GLUTEN-FREE, PALEO, PLANT-BASED, VEGAN, WHOLE 30


INGREDIENTS

  • 1 large eggplant

  • 2 tbsp tahini

  • lime juice

  • 1/3 cup cilantro, chopped

  • 1-2 Serrano chilies, finely chopped

  • 1 small shallot, chopped

  • sea salt to taste


INSTRUCTIONS

  1. On a gas stove, char the eggplant on high heat until it completely softens and blackens on all sides.

  2. With a fork, mash the charred eggplant and combine with the remaining ingredients.