Microwave Eggplant Parmesan

Your microwave is one of the most useful tools in your kitchen. It can do so much more than just reheating leftovers — did you know that you can make an entire eggplant parm in the microwave? Make weeknight dinners a breeze with this quick and easy recipe. 

Recipe from Food.com.


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1 Medium eggplant
1 (6 oz) Can low-sodium tomato paste
1 cup Water
1 (14.5 oz) Chunky low-sodium tomatoes
1 tbsp Oregano
1 tbsp Basil
1 cup Mozzarella cheese ( shredded )
3 tbsp Parmesan cheese
1) Peel eggplant; cut into 1/8" slices.
2) In bowl combine tomato paste, water and tomatoes. Mix well. Add oregano and basil.
3) Spread sauce on bottom of 2-Qt casserole. Layer half of eggplant, more sauce, and half the mozzarella cheese. Repeat layers. Finish by sprinkling Parmesan cheese on top. Cover casserole.
4) Place in microwave and cook on High 14 minutes, turning dish once after 7 minute if your microwave does not rotate. Make sure cheese has melted
To Freeze: Label casserole and freeze up to 2 months.
To Thaw: Thaw and place in microwave on High for 7 minutes.
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