2 lbs zucchini, cut in 1/2-inch slices (or use half & half zucchini and eggplant. Make sure you salt to sweat the eggplant before using as they put off allot of water.)
1 lb potato, cut in 1/2-inch slices
2 green sweet peppers, membrane and seeds removed and cut into chunks
5 garlic cloves, crushed
2 cups tomatoes cut into chunks or slices (peel if you wish)
1/2 teaspoon white sugar
2 onions, thinly sliced
salt and pepper
2 tablespoons fresh parsley
2 teaspoons fresh dill or 2 teaspoons fennel
1/4 cup virgin olive oil
Fresh chopped parsley, dill, Greek oregano or fennel (for garnish)
Feta or parmesan cheese or use both!
Mix together the garlic, tomatoes and sugar.
Oil an oven dish large enough to hold all the ingredients.
Place some onion on the bottom of the dish.
Mix together the remaining vegetables
Add a layer on top of the onions.
Top with some of the tomato mixture.
Season with salt & pepper.
Sprinkle some of the herbs on top and drizzle with the oil.
Continue layering until all ingredients have been used ending with a layer of the herbs and drizzle with oil (this may be 3-4 layers depending on the depth and size of your dish).
Cover and cook in a 350°F oven for 1-1 1/2 hours.
Uncover and top with cheese for the last 15 minutes.
Garnish with the remaining fresh herbs and serve.