Easy Eggplant Recipes Share Print There are many ways to cook with eggplant: fried, baked, grilled and even as a substitute for meat. Explore some of our favorite techniques to use on this versatile and delicious fruit! Prev Next 1/22 Linguine with Eggplant Ragout This elegant, meatless main course makes a great special-occasion supper for vegetarians. Get the recipe! Get our best 30-minute dinner ideas now!