Brinjal belongs to the family of Solanaceae, also commonly known as
nightshades, and are cousins of potatoes, tomatoes and bell peppers.
They hang from vines and some varieties actually look egg shaped- which
is why the name "Eggplants". The skin is glossy and usually deep purple
in colour, while the flesh is creamish and spongy in texture. Colours
vary from white, yellow to green as well as reddish-purple, dark purple,
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