Source: "Vegetarian Celebrations" by Nava Atlas

Yield: 8 servings

Pre-heat broiler. Cut eggplants into 1/2 inch slices & peel. Brush lightly with oil & broil on each side till tender.

Heat the oil in a deep pot. Add onions and garlic & saute' until golden. Add tomato sauce, tomatoes, parsley and seasonings. Bring to a simmer and cook over low heat, covered for 15 minutes.

Break each matzo into 3 strips. Fill a shallow casserole dish with lightly salted water. Place matzo strips into water for 2 or 3 minutes, till pliable but not mushy. Remove carefully to a plate. Preheat oven to 350*F.

Lightly oil a large shallow casserole dish and layer as follows: A thin layer of sauce, a layer of eggplant, a layer of matzo, a layer of cheese. Repeat. Bake for 35 - 40 minutes until cheese shows some brown spots.