caponata means: It is an Italian appetizer that includes tomato, eggplant, zucchini and other veggies. This is often served with bread, as a dip, relish or spread on toasted bread. (in Cooking Dictionary)

What else does caponata mean?

  • Italian is a cold spread made with tomatoes, cucumbers, grape tomatoes and raisins. It’s also known for its use in cold salads. You can add zucchini to modern variations and season the dish with fresh herbs. (in Cooking Dictionary)
  • An appetizer that includes eggplants, tomatoes, and other vegetable dishes. (in Merlin Dictionary)