Cheesy Eggplant Casserole Recipe

Cheesy Eggplant Casserole Recipe from the diabetic recipe collection at InformationAboutDiabetes.comIngredients:

1 1/4 cup onions, chopped2 cloves garlic, minced11 oz canned whole tomatoes, undrained2 tbsp tomato paste, plus 2 teaspoons1 tbsp fresh parsley, plus 2 tsp., chopped3/4 tsp oregano1/4 tsp dried basil3/4 large eggplant, peeled and sliced - into 1/4 inch - slices2/3 cup mozzarella cheese, shredded2/3 cup lowfat cottage cheese2 tbsp grated parmesan cheese, plus 2 teaspoons

Preparation:

Coat a large skillet with nonstick cooking spray. Add the onion and garlicto the skillet and saut? over low heat until onion is tender, about 6minutes. Stir in undrained whole tomatoes, tomatoe paste, parsley, oregano,basil and salt and pepper to taste. Bring mixture to a boil; reduce heatand let simmer , uncovered, for 40-50 minutes, stirring occasionally.Arrange eggplant slices on a steamer rack, place in a large pot to which 1inch of water has been added, and steam for about 5 minutes until eggplantis tender. Do not overcook. Combine the mozzarella and cottage cheesestogether and set aside. Coat a 13?9 inch baking pan with nonstick cookingspray and place a layer of eggplant in the pan. Top eggplant with some ofthe sauce mixture and some of the cheese mixture and sprinkle with Parmesancheese. Repeat the steps in layers until all the ingredients are used.Bake at 350?F for 30-35 minutes and serve hot.Per serving: calories 174, fat 5.2g, 25% calories from fat, cholesterol16mg, protein 14.2g, carbohydrates 20.2g, fiber 6.7g, sodium 466mg.Exchanges: 1 Medium Fat Meat, 1 Starch, 1 Vegetable.Source: webmaster@MealsForYou.com Copyright ? 1996-1998 Meals For You.MC Formatted & MC Busted by Barb at Possum KingdomNOTES : Prep: 15 min, Cook: 1:10.Posted to RecipeLu List by "abprice@wf.net" on Mar 17,1998.- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -Contributor: The American Diabetes Association's Easy & Elegant EntrPreparation Time: 0:00

Serves: 4

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Is this Cheesy Eggplant Casserole Recipe Suitable for Diabetics?

This Cheesy Eggplant Casserole recipe comes from our collection of diabetic Casserole recipes. As we know nothing about your unique diabetic conditions & the guidelines your medical team has offered you, we can`t say with certainty that this Cheesy Eggplant Casserole recipe is OK for you. All the same, because the recipe author marked it as `diabetic` it hopefully indicates that it at least meets the minimum requirements, being low fat and low carbohydrate and as a result should be more healthy than the non-diabetic equivalent. Even taking that into consideration, this Cheesy Eggplant Casserole recipe should only be used if you understand your own condition and are happy that the contents of the recipe are suitable for you.

Cheesy Eggplant Casserole Recipe - Important Disclaimer

This Cheesy Eggplant Casserole Recipe comes from our diabetic Casserole recipes section. It would be completely impractical for us to cook every one of the diabetic Casserole recipes to make certain that all of them are 100% adapted for diabetes sufferers. We have over 2000 diabetes friendly recipes in the collection, and to validate each of them at the rate of one recipe per day would occupy us for nearly 72 months. You are therefore advised to analyse the recipe ingredients with care to make sure that all the recipes comply with the dietary advice your medical advisors have offered you. In the event that you think that this Cheesy Eggplant Casserole recipe is incorrect, let us know and we will modify or remove the problem recipe from our collection.

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