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 2/22 Grilled Chicken and Eggplant Stacks Rach's Tip: Leave the skin on half of the eggplant -- it gives the dish great color and texture. Get the recipe! Get our best 30-minute dinner ideas now!