Aubergine - Knowledgebase Question

Oxford, IN
Question by lrogers0
April 8, 1998
What is an aubergine? It is in a recipe that says that the "stripey sort have fewer seeds." It also says that it is one of the vegetables brought to Spain by the Arabs.


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Answer from NGA
April 8, 1998

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Aubergine is French for eggplant. Burpee's 'Purple Bush' are white skinned with a purple blush - maybe that qualifies as a 'stripey sort'. Order online at: http://www.burpee.com or order toll-free (800) 888-1447.

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