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Mixed roasted vegetables

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By Tessa Kiros

Published 2003

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This colourful baked vegetable dish could accompany any main course or could even be served as a meal in itself, perhaps together with a few other side dishes. You can add a couple of whole garlic cloves, and any fresh herbs such as basil, parsley, mint, or thyme to this dish before cooking.


  • 1 large eggplant (aubergine)
  • 2 medium zucchini (courgettes)
  • 1 red capsicum


Preheat the oven to 200°C (400°F/Gas 6).

Halve the eggplants lengthways and cut into 3 mm (⅛ in) slices. Put them into a colander, sprinkle with a little salt and leave them for their bitter juices to drain away while you prepare the rest.

Trim the zucchini and slice th