Stuffed & grilled vegetable bites

Stuffed & grilled vegetable bites

  • Rating: 3 out of 5.4 ratings
    Rate
    loading...
Magazine subscription – 5 issues for £5
  • Preparation and cooking time
    • Prep:
    • Cook:
  • Easy
  • Makes 8

These delicious vegetarian tapas bites are filled with creamy ricotta, sundried tomatoes and basil - a perfect dinner party nibble

  • Gluten-free
  • Vegetarian
Nutrition: per serving
NutrientUnit
kcal119
fat9g
saturates3g
carbs3g
sugars2g
fibre2g
protein5g
salt0.1g
Advertisement

Ingredients

Method

  • STEP 1

    Cut the aubergine and courgette into thin lengths about 2-3mm thick – you should have 8 slices of each. Drain and rinse the peppers, remove any seeds, pat dry, then cut into quarters. Mix the garlic with the olive oil and some seasoning.

  • STEP 2

    Heat a griddle pan over a medium heat. Brush the vegetable slices with the garlic oil and cook for 2-3 mins each side until completely soft and lightly charred (you’ll need to do this in batches). You could also do this on a barbecue. Set aside on a plate and leave to cool. The vegetables can be griddled the day before and kept covered in the fridge – bring to room temperature before serving.

  • STEP 3

    Mix together the cheeses, sundried tomatoes, lemon zest and seasoning. Lay out the slices of aubergine on a large board. Top each with a slice of courgette, a strip of pepper, and a basil leaf. Dot 1 tbsp of the cheese mix on top and roll the vegetables up. Skewer with a cocktail stick to secure.

  • STEP 4

    When ready to serve, arrange on a plate and scatter over the parsley leaves and paprika.

RECIPE TIPS
COOK IT PROPERLY

Make sure the vegetables are cooked and nicely charred – undercooked aubergines really don’t taste good! 

Goes well with

  • Comments, questions and tips

    Rate this recipe

    What is your star rating out of 5?

    Choose the type of message you'd like to post

    Choose the type of message you'd like to post

    Overall rating

    Rating: 3 out of 5.4 ratings
Advertisement
  • Hello Fresh promo logo

    Hello Fresh special offer: Get 50% off your first recipe box, then 35% off the next three.

    Get offer
Advertisement

Sponsored content