August 20, 2009

August 20th, 2009

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I made Fried Green Tomatoes the other night and wow! Delicious. Here is the recipe I used:

Fried Green Tomatoes


2 green tomatoes, slices a ¼” thick (makes about 8 rounds)

Flour

3 eggs whisked
Breadcrumb mixture - Italian breadcrumbs mixed with Panko (Italian Style)
Garlic powder and dried basil
Vegetable oil


Heat about 2-3 inches of vegetable oil over medium high heat. Mix breadcrumbs with garlic and dried basil. Dredge tomato slices in flour, shaking off excess. Dip in egg mixture, and then breadcrumbs. Cook for about 3 minutes, then turn them over for their last minute. Tomatoes will float to the top when they are just about done.

Remove with slotted spoon, to a plate lined with paper towel. Sprinkle with salt and parmesan cheese immediately. Let cool 2 minutes.

I wanna thank Steph over at Live.Love.Eat., she found this recipe for me a while back.

Ok, now I am off for the bachelorette weekend. I will be back Sunday with a full report! Beach here I come!!!

XOXO

3 comments:

Gerri Ward said...

YUM, YUMMY ! These look sooo delicious, I wish I could reach into your blog and eat them all!
I'll have to try this recipe, mine usually fall apart, now I know why I cut them too thin!!!
Thanks for this amazing recipe I'll have to pass it to my sister because she luvs fried green tomatoes!

shari said...

I have got to try that! They look really good.

~Marie~ said...

Gerri, these were really good, and they were not at all mushy. You and your sister will love them.

Shari, try them. I promise you won't be disappointed.

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