eggplant, aubergine

tortang talóng
eggplant omelet

relyenong talóng
stuffed eggplant

Picture of Talong

Talóng is one of the vegetables featured in the Filipino song Bahay Kubo. The classic Philippine eggplant is long, slender and purple in color. Its scientific name is Solanum melongena.

A popular Filipino dish that has talóng as an ingredient is the vegetable stew pinakbet.

Masarap ang talóng.
The eggplant is delicious.