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How to cube an eggplant

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Cubed eggplant is a good cut for any dish cooked on top of the stove, like stews, ragouts, and stir-frys. Remember that the cubes will lose moisture and size when cooked. To compensate, make the raw cubes about twice as big as you want the cooked cubes to be.

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Cut the eggplant in half or thirds lengthwise, depending on the size of the eggplant and how large you want the cubes to be.

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Cut each half or third lengthwise again into halves or thirds.

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Now just line up the spears up and cut them crosswise into cubes. (Some of pieces will technically be triangles instead of cubes.)

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