Botanical Name

Eggplant Florence Round Purple

Package: 1 piece

¥350

Description

Originally known as the eggplant, the Aubergine is from Chiba

Characteristics

Botanical Name

Solanum Melongena

Family

Solanaceae

Sowing Month

August

Harvest Month

November

Origin

India

Health Benefits

Eggplant contains high amounts of fiber, potassium, and B6; these are known to help lower the risk of mortality from heart disease.

Cooking Tips

Try cooking eggplant parmesan by slicing the eggplant into bite size pieces topped with parmesan, minced garlic, olive oil and salt, and then roasted for a perfect appetizer!