Slow Cooker Eggplant Parmesan Casserole

This has all the delicious flavors you love of a classic Eggplant Parmesan except made in a slow cooker. 

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Easter is right around the corner. Why not make this slow cooker Eggplant Parmesan for your Easter Celebration? Using Bertolli sauces is a great way of Entertaining for a party of any size

It is no secret if I can make a wonderful meal easier without sacrificing flavor, I am all over it. Case in point this Eggplant Parmesan. Who likes to fry up all those slices of Eggplant if you don’t have to? Also why slave over a stove making a marinara sauce when Bertolli makes one that is packed full of flavor?

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Curious how I put this together? Below is a video on how I did it. If you are looking for more recipe inspiration check out Bertolli‘s web page and Italian inspired meals

Slow Cooker Eggplant Parmesan Casserole

Ingredients:

2 eggplants sliced 1 inch
1/4 cup olive oil
1 tablespoon italian seasonings
1 cup Parmesan cheese
12 ounces Mozzarella Cheese
2 jars Bertolli Riserva Marinara
1 package garlic and herb croutons

Directions:

SLice eggplant nad add to slow cooker insert. Combine oil and italian seasonings in a small bowl. Brush eggplant with oil. Pour 1 jar of sauce over egglplant followed by half the Parmesan and Mozzarella cheese. Add half the croutons. Add the remaining jar of sauce and smooth everything down with a spatula. Add remaining cheeses and what is left of the croutons. Cook on low 4-5 hours and place the insert under the broiler to crisp up.


Peace be with you,
Veronica

Thank you Bertolli for sponsoring this post and inspiring another Lenten meatless masterpiece, Viva Bertolli.