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Best Turkish Aubergine (Eggplant) Recipes

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Market day in any area of Turkey always means stalls piled high with fruits and vegetables. ‘Patlıcan‘ in Turkish; the aubergine or eggplant is one such vegetable. And Turkish aubergine recipes are hugely popular.

Here we are bringing you some of the best Turkish aubergine recipes that we love to cook.

Aubergine Recipes
The temptation of aubergines on the market

There’s something for everyone.

Aubergine recipes for meat lovers, vegetarians and vegans. Comforting aubergine recipes for colder weather and lighter dishes for the hot summer months.

12 Easy Turkish Aubergine Recipes

The aubergine or eggplant is a key ingredient in Turkish cuisine and is celebrated in various dishes.

Sometimes, it is the star of the show. Whilst other times, it is used to add subtle flavour.

Whether being used as a meze or as part of a main dish, here are all of our favourite easy Turkish aubergine (eggplant) recipes.

Living in Turkey means we are constantly learning about new aubergine dishes to try. And new eggplant recipes to make.

There are lots of other classic Turkish aubergine recipes out there that we are yet to make.

As soon as we do, we’ll be sure to add them to this list. And also to our collection of Turkish recipes.

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Thursday 5th of October 2023

Loved everything that you write about Turkije and its culture! Thank you.

Turkey's For Life

Tuesday 24th of October 2023

Thanks a lot. Glad you like the blog! :)

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