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Nutrition, Education, and Motivation that remind us why Plants-Rule.  Supporting a plant-based, whole-foods diet with scientific evidence.  A chef's passion for ingredients with the realistic practicality of a home cook.  These articles offer insight into the benefits of a vegan diet with the humor to support a balanced healthy lifestyle. 

Eggplant Global Guide: Which to Choose and How to Use

Eggplant varieties from all over the world can grow in the same garden.  No longer are you limited to just the big purple globe eggplants synonymous with Italian dishes like Eggplant Parmesan.  A stroll through the Farmer's Market will harvest Chinese, Japanese, Thai, Graffiti, White, Green, and sometimes Orange Turkish.  What's the difference between all of these shapes and colors?  How can you use the different varieties?

Let this guide help you on your Global Eggplant Explorations...

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Charred Eggplant with Sweet Heat Tomato Jam

Charred Eggplant with Sweet Heat Tomato Jam

For more info on Eggplant varieties, seed companies are great way to see the spectrum.  Check out:

Johnny's Selected Seeds

Seedsaver's Exchange