Baba Ghannouj (Mashed Eggplant Spread)

Mashed Eggplant Spread (Baba Ghannouj)

Mashed Eggplant Spread (Baba Ghannouj)

The classic Middle Eastern eggplant spread, redolent with garlic and smoky charred eggplant, is made even creamier with the addition of mayonnaise.Todd Coleman

The classic Middle Eastern eggplant spread, redolent with garlic and smoky charred eggplant, is made even creamier with the addition of mayonnaise. This recipe first appeared in our October 2011 issue along with Katie Robbins's story Season of Rejoicing.