Eggplant and Broccoli Soy Parmigiana
1 large eggplant, sliced ~ 1/4″ slices
dried basil, oregano, garlic and red sweet peppers
olive oil cooking spray
1 head of broccoli, cut into florets and lightly steamed
8 oz soy mozzarella, shredded
1 pkg firm tofu, drained and chopped finely (use food processor) until the tofu resembles ricotta cheese
1/2 cup grated Parmigiano Reggiano
1 32 oz jar spaghetti sauce (or your own homemade)
Spread eggplant slices on pizza stone or baking sheet sprayed with olive oil cooking spray. Sprinkle with dried herbs/seasonings. Bake eggplant at 400 degrees F for 20 minutes, flip slices over and bake another 20 minutes. Remove from oven and reduce oven temperature to 350 degrees.
Mix together prepared tofu, mozzarella and parmigiano cheese.
Spread a few tablespoons of sauce on bottom of 8″ square baking pan. Add a layer of eggplant, a layer of broccoli and about 1/2 the cheese mixture. Repeat layers once and top with remaining spaghetti sauce.
Bake uncovered for 30-45 minutes until nice and bubbly hot.
Serve with Italian bread.
Serves ~ 6 people. Refrigerated leftovers can be reheated in oven or microwave.