Roasted Eggplant Dip

Roasted Eggplant Dip: Roasted and spiced eggplant served as a chilled dip and makes a nice and delicious snack dip for some pita chips. I adapted the recipe from here and found it very delicious. The fire-roasted eggplants gave this extra smoky flavours to this refreshing dip. The original recipe suggested to use black sesame tahini but I had only white sesame tahini on hand which I used. But I think the black tahini would make it more flavorful and tasty and next time I am going to use them.

I served it with some homemade oven roasted flatbread chips and believe me, we finished it in just a few seconds. So after posting two delicious chutneys Cranberry and Tomato Onion Chutney this is my final post under the theme Dips and Sauces.

Blogging Marathon#72Week2 / Day 3
Theme-Dips Chutneys and Sauces
Dish– Roasted Eggplant Dip
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Ingredients:
1 medium sized eggplant
1/4 cup greek yoghurt
1 scallion, roughly chopped
2 tablespoon tahini
1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
1 tablespoon lime juice
salt to taste
pepper to taste
chilly flakes to taste

Method:
Wash and pat dry the eggplant and rub it with olive oil.
Place it on flame or fire grill and roast for about 15minutes or until the outer skin is completely burnt.
Cool, the eggplant by placing it in a bowl full of water. remove the skin and take out the eggplant.
Using a knife or fork mash or chop the eggplant completely.
Add the eggplant, yoghurt, tahini, scallion, salt, pepper, olive oil, lime juice and chilli flakes and blend until smooth.
Transfer the dip to serving bowl.Season with more salt and pepper. Drizzle some olive oil, scallion greens and chilly flakes.
Refrigerate until use.

Serve and enjoy.

Serve- 4 Cooking time- 20 minutes

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Best regards,

Sapana Behl

13 comments on “Roasted Eggplant Dip”

  1. rajani says:

    Lovely presentation. Everything looks so perfect

  2. Such a creamy dip. I love any recipe with eggplants and this one needs to be tried..

  3. I LOVE this eggplant dip. You made it so well. Great recipe again. Such an amazing series of dips you got us this edition!

  4. Usha says:

    Drooling over the pictures! It is a wonderful dip to serve with chips

  5. This looks delicious! I love eggplant in anything, and this dip looks so creamy and decadent.

  6. Bookmarking this dip, sounds very different and yummyilicious;

  7. The dip looks super tempting..perfect with any kind of chips and bread.

  8. Creamy dip and lovely presentation.

  9. Srivalli says:

    Looks so inviting Sapana, I am sure it tasted so delish with those chips!

  10. Pavani N says:

    You know my love for eggplant and I'm sure I'm going to love this dip. Lovely clicks.

  11. Look Awesome and tasty with nachos

  12. Looks awesome, great dip with flat breads!!

  13. Wow, this is something different.I dint knew that from eggplant we can even prepare dip sauce. That's interesting.Thanks for the recipe sapna 🙂

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