A rich Greek casserole of eggplant layered in red sauce, topped with a thick layer of cheese sauce.
Spaghetti with my father’s thick, “meaty” tomato sauce.
Just a basic, spicy vegetarian chili.
Thinly-sliced potatoes layered with cheese and baked in a cream sauce.
Chickpeas, apples, and raisins cooked with Indian spices – hardy, but also almost sweet enough to be dessert.