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.

eggplant, aubergine

tortang talóng
eggplant omelet

relyenong talóng
stuffed eggplant

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

Masarap ang talóng.
The eggplant is delicious.