Fried Eggplant

Fried eggplant can be used in eggplant parmesan, as a tasty side dish with any meal, or as an appetizer with a dip.

2 medium-sized eggplants
¾ cup of flour
2 organic eggs, beaten or ½ cup of eggbeaters
1 tsp. basil
1 tsp. oregano
Salt & pepper, to taste
¼ cup Canola oil

1) Slice eggplant. Slice a larger eggplant in about 1 inch circles. Slice a smaller eggplant length-wise. Leave the skins on.

2) Mix flour together with all seasonings.

3) Heat oil in large skillet over medium-high heat.

4) Dip each slice of eggplant first in the egg mixture and then in the flour mixture. Do both sides. Place in hot oil.

5) Fry for about 5 minutes until crispy on one side. Flip and cook the other side.

6) Remove to plate with a paper towel on it and allow excess oil to drain into the paper towel.

7) Serve as desired.