This traditional Sicilian pasta dish of sautéed eggplant tossed with tomato sauce makes for a satisfying vegetarian dinner. Top the pasta with cubed Ricotta Salata and you will look forward to each bite!
A tasty and colorful recipe from the Sicilian gastronomic tradition, the Pasta alla Norma is a triumph of Mediterranean flavors and was so called in honor of Vincenzo Bellini's opera "Norma". The story says that in 19th century, Nino Martoglio, a Sicilian writer, poet and theater director, was so impressed when he first tasted this dish that he compared it to “Norma”, Bellini’s masterpiece. And the name lasted ever since.
Ingredients: Tomato paste, Eggplants, Basil, Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Garlic, Sea Salt, Sugar
Net Weight: 280g
Pizza topping, Pasta and Bruschetta