Sicilian Caponata Recipe

Looking for an easy Sicilian Caponata recipe? Learn how to make Sicilian Caponata using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by roelien

Makes 4 servings



Very fresh meal. Can be served with bread, or as a pasta sauce.

Recipe Ingredients for Sicilian Caponata

5 tablespoons olive oil
1 eggplant
1 onion
2 celery stalks
1 red pepper
5 large tomatoes
2 garlic cloves
2 tablespoons caster sugar
1 1/2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
100 g green olives
50 g capers
50 g pine nuts

Recipe Directions for Sicilian Caponata

  1. Saute the eggplant, onion, celery and red pepper over high heat for 5 minutes.

  2. Drop the tomatoes in boiling water for 2 mimutes, remove, peel, remove the seeds acnd cut into chunds.

  3. Add to pan, with garlic, sugar, vinegar, olives and capers.

  4. Cook over high heat for 5-8 minutes.

  5. Scatter torn basil leaves over, with pine nuts and enjoy with fresh italian bread. :-)

Categories

Main Dish, Vegetarian

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 488.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
374
Calories from Fat
252
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
28.0g
43%
Saturated Fat
3.3g
16%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
619mg
26%
Potassium
1020mg
29%
Total Carbohydrates
30.5g
10%
Dietary Fiber
9.3g
37%
Sugars
18.0g
Protein
6.1g
Vitamin A 60% Vitamin C 122%
Calcium 8% Iron 16%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • No cholesterol
  • High in manganese
  • High in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in sugar
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