Patlican Boregi

Turkish Deep-Fried Eggplant Sandwiches

Preparation info
  • Serves

    6 to 8

    • Difficulty


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By Joyce Goldstein

Published 1998

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We serve these with grilled lamb chops or brochettes, but they could make a very satisfying dinner if served with tomato sauce and accompanied by rice and lentil pilaf.


  • ½ cup (or as needed) olive oil
  • 2 large or 3 medium globe eggplants, peeled and cut into about twenty ½-inch-thicłc slice


Preheat the oven to 400°F. Brush 2 large baking sheets with olive oil. Place the eggplant slices on the baking sheets and brush both sides with oil. Lightly sprinkle with salt and pepper. Bake until a