Barbecue Eggplant

Recipe from

Southern Living


1 large eggplant, peeled and cut into 1/4-inch slices
2 1/4 teaspoons salt, divided
1/4 teaspoon pepper
2 tablespoons olive oil
1/3 cup barbecue sauce


Sprinkle eggplant slices with 2 teaspoons salt; let stand 1 hour. Rinse eggplant well, and pat dry. Sprinkle eggplant with remaining 1/4 teaspoon salt and pepper; drizzle with oil. Let stand 15 minutes.

Place eggplant on a rack in a broiling pan. Broil 5 inches from heat 10 minutes on each side, basting with barbecue sauce the last 3 minutes.

Note: For testing purposes only, we used K.C. Masterpiece for barbecue sauce.