Follow directions for delicious Fried Eggplant Appetizer,  then…

For traditional Eggplant Parmigiano — line your baking tray of choice with marinara sauce, and alternately layer fried eggplant slices with ricotta cheese, mozzarella cheese and sauce (ending with mozzarella). Just as you would if making a lasagna.

Bake at 350 for 30 minutes, then put under the broiler a few minutes until beautifully browned.

eggplant parm recipe

I used a pie plate for this round one which will serve approximately 6.

eggplant parmigiana recipe

For a crunchier, deconstructed Eggplant Parm, try my kids’ favorite way of stacking the fried eggplant slices right onto your plate with ricotta and mozzarella cheeses.

eggplant parmigiana recipe