1st GC Challenge: Winners (Aubergines/Eggplants Recipes)

1st GC Challenge: Winners (Aubergines/Eggplants Recipes)

Overall winner with total of all categories at 30 votes is:

Eggplant Borekitas with Roast Eggplant  by Mary Leonardi-Cattolica Sansen

For Most Mouthwatering Recipe

First Place:

  • Sour Cream, Aubergine & Potato Gratin with Pecorino Cheese by Sarah Topps (8 votes)

Second Place:

  • Eggplant Borekitas with Roast Eggplant  by Mary Leonardi-Cattolica Sansen (7 votes)

For Most Extraordinary Recipe

First Place:

  • Eggplant Borekitas with Roast Eggplant  by Mary Leonardi-Cattolica Sansen (7 votes)

Second Place:

  • Aubergine “Lasagne” with mussels and smoked scamorza by Temple Perrotta (5 votes)
  • Sour Cream, Aubergine & Potato Gratin with Pecorino Cheese by Sarah Topps (5 votes)

For Most Child Friendly Recipe

First Place:

  • Fried Aubergines Rollups with Mozzarella by Kimberly Vanzi (7 votes)

Second Place:

  • Mozzarella Aubergines  by Giselle Stafford (6 votes)

 

For Best Use of Ingredients Recipe

First Place:

  • Eggplant Borekitas with Roast Eggplant  by Mary Leonardi-Cattolica Sansen (7 votes)

Second Place:

  • Fried aubergines with goat cheese and molasses by Giulia da Urbino (4 votes)
  • Sour Cream, Aubergine & Potato Gratin with Pecorino Cheese by Sarah Topps (4 votes)

 

For Most Eye-Catching Recipe

First Place:

  • Eggplant Borekitas with Roast Eggplant  by Mary Leonardi-Cattolica Sansen (8 votes)

Second Place:

  • Sour Cream, Aubergine & Potato Gratin with Pecorino Cheese by Sarah Topps (5 votes)

 

For Best Quick and Easy Recipe

First Place:

  • Mozzarella Aubergines  by Giselle Stafford (7 votes)
  • Simple Baba Ganoush by Judy Witts Francini (7 votes)

Second Place:

  • Fried aubergines with goat cheese and molasses by Giulia da Urbino (4 votes)
  • Sour Cream, Aubergine & Potato Gratin with Pecorino Cheese by Sarah Topps (4 votes)

 

List of all participants and their dishes:

Mozzarella Aubergines  by Giselle Stafford
Simple Baba Ganoush by Judy Witts Francini
Fried aubergines with goat cheese and molasses by Giulia da Urbino
Sour Cream, Aubergine & Potato Gratin with Pecorino Cheese by Sarah Topps
Fried eggplant on a bed of Lemony Chick Pea puree with rice by Amber
Eggplant Pasher Kebab by Ingrid Christensen
Eggplant & Octopus Penne  by Kimberly Vanzi
Aubergine, ricotta and tomato pesto roulade by Temple Perrotta
Eggplant Borekitas with Roast Eggplant  by Mary Leonardi-Cattolica Sansen
Eggplant Croquettes by Amber
Aubergine “Lasagne” with mussels and smoked scamorza by Temple Perrotta
Fried Aubergines Rollups with Mozzarella by Kimberly Vanzi
Late Entries but still wonderful dishes:
Grilled Aubergine Parcels by Francesco Russo
Melanzane and Zucchini Lasagna by Marla Gulley Roncaglia

1st GC Challenge: Voting Polls (Aubergines/Eggplants Recipes)

Welcome all to the close of 1st GC Challenge and let the voting Begin.

We had asked for recipes made with Aubergines/Eggplants.  We had a nice submission of Recipes:

  1. Fried Aubergines Rollups with Mozzarella

  2. Simple Baba Ganoush

  3. Eggplant Borekitas with Roast Eggplant

  4. Eggplant & Octopus Penne

  5. Eggplant Pasher Kebab

  6. Mozzarella Aubergines

  7. Fried aubergines with goat cheese and molasses

  8. Eggplant Croquettes

  9. Fried eggplant on a bed of Lemony Chick Pea puree with rice

  10. Aubergine “Lasagne” with mussels and smoked scamorza

  11. Aubergine, ricotta and tomato pesto roulade

  12. Sour Cream, Aubergine & Potato Gratin with Pecorino Cheese

Some late Additions (to late to be added to the voting but you can comment on their recipes directly)

  1. Grilled Aubergine Parcels

  2. Melanzane and Zucchini Lasagna

Rules for voting: 

Below are the list of categories to vote.  You can choose up to 3 recipes in each category.  Go through and vote your favorites in each by marking next to the recipe.  If you want to leave comments for any recipe you need to do it on page of the recipe (*note for spam reasons the comment will not be post immediately, but will be posted).  We did not put names for we didn’t want to influence any dishes.  You will only be able to vote once but you can send this link to others to vote for their favorite.

https://gastrocasa.wordpress.com/2012/01/16/1st-gc-challenge-voting-polls-aubergineseggplants-recipes/

We do ask please that you do not mention to them which is your recipe. It is more fun and fair if we have honest votes.  When the voting is closed on Wednesday at noon.  We will total all the votes by category and post the results.  The one recipe that has the most votes through out will be the overall winner and gets to choose the Ingredient  for the next round.