Eggplant & Mozzarella Stacks
Cook Time: 35 Minutes
- 1 eggplant (about 1-1/4 lbs.), sliced into 8 ½-inch thick slices
- 1 large egg, beaten
- 2/3 cup Italian seasoned whole wheat bread crumbs
- 1 jar Vodka Sauce
- 4 oz fresh mozzarella cheese, cut into 8 slices
|Preheat oven to 425°F. Dip eggplant slices into egg then
breadcrumbs. Arrange on baking sheet. Drizzle with olive oil if desired. Bake 12
minutes or until tender.
|Top each eggplant slice with 1 to 2
tablespoons of Victoria® Vodka Sauce, then mozzarella
|Bake 5 minutes or until
cheese is melted. To serve, spoon sauce onto each plate and top with 2 eggplant slices to create a stack. Garnish with fresh basil.