Don't let the dark purple skin fool you; the inside of an eggplant is soft and cream colored. This vegetable is a favorite addition to many meals.
USDA. NAL. SNAP-Ed Connection.
Recipes containing eggplants from the SNAP-Ed Connection Recipe Finder database.
Eggplant: Nutrition. Selection. Storage.
Produce for Better Health Foundation.
This page contains nutrition information for eggplants and tips on how to select, store and prepare them. Also included are links to other relevant information including Top 10 Ways to Enjoy Eggplant, that gives new and different ways to add this vegetable to your diet.
Watch Your Garden Grow - Eggplant
University of Illinois Extension.
Web fact sheet explains the different varieties of eggplant, gives selection and storage tips, and provides nutritional value and health benefits. Also includes preparation and serving tips, home preservation guidance and a recipe.
Selecting, Storing and Serving Ohio Eggplant
Ohio State University Extension.
Fact sheet reviews the selection, storage, yield and nutrition information for eggplants. Also includes serving and preparation tips and a recipe.