With its attractive colour, generally dark purple, the aubergine is beguiling as soon as you see it on display. It enhances any table in the world with its melting tenderness and full flavour in any one of the thousands of recipes available. Here is an Italian classic:
Secret garden tip no. 8: the healthy aubergine
Aubergines have a detoxifying effect on the human body and should therefore be included on the menu regularly. It is important to use only fresh aubergines. When they are underripe they contain the toxin solanine. Ripe aubergines soon spoil and should therefore be prepared as quickly as possible.
GAMMA GARTEN HARVEST CALENDAR