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Summer Vegetable Tian RECIPE FROM ANDREA KREST AT BERKSHIRE FOOD CO-OP ith summer veggies hitting peak season right now, this classic French dish is the perfect way to use fresh, local ingredients direct from the farm! While you’re at the Co-op, grab a Berkshire Mountain Bakery baguette too, so you can soak up every last drop of the herbaceous juices this dish yields.

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minutes, then pat dry.

Ingredients

Transfer to a medium baking dish.

1 medium eggplant, peeled Salt to taste 2 medium onions 3 cloves garlic, peeled and minced ½ cup extra-virgin olive oil, divided Freshly ground black pepper to taste 2 medium zucchini, sliced 6 ripe medium tomatoes, sliced 3-4 sprigs fresh herbs, such as thyme, rosemary, basil, or oregano ½ cup grated Gruyère cheese

Directions

Preheat the oven to 400°. Thinly slice the eggplant (¼” thick), sprinkle with salt, and place in a colander. Drain for 30

Slice onions and cook with garlic in 3 tablespoons of the olive oil in a medium skillet over medium heat until slightly browned, about 10 minutes.

In the same skillet, cook eggplant in 2–3 more tablespoons of the olive oil until tender and slightly browned, about 10 minutes. Season with salt and pepper. Arrange zucchini, tomatoes, and eggplant in layers over the onions. Top with herbs, drizzle with remaining oil, and season with salt and pepper. Sprinkle Gruyère cheese over the top and bake 30 to 40 minutes. Enjoy! ~ Berkshire Food Co-op, located in downtown Great Barrington, MA, (413) 528-9697, www.berkshire.coop.

GOOD FOOD ~ for ~

EVERYONE! 34 Bridge St, Great Barrington, MA, 01230 www.berkshire.coop | (413) 528-9697

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