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Easy Southern Fried Green Tomatoes

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Easy Southern Fried Green Tomatoes
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Prep 15 m Cook 10 m Ready In 25 m

“Simple recipe for fried green tomatoes, perfect for appetizers or a unique fried green tomato B.L.T.!”

Ingredients

waxed paper

2 large eggs

2 tablespoons water

1 cup all-purpose flour

1 cup yellow cornmeal

sea salt to taste

freshly ground black pepper to taste

2 pounds green tomatoes, sliced

1 cup canola oil for frying, or as needed

Directions

Line a baking sheet with waxed paper.

Beat eggs and water in a shallow bowl. Place flour and cornmeal in 2 separate shallow bowls. Season cornmeal with salt and pepper.

Dip each tomato slice into flour, then dip into egg mixture. Press tomato into cornmeal mixture, shaking off excess. Transfer tomato to prepared baking sheet. Repeat with remaining tomato slices, arranging tomatoes in a single layer.

Heat about 1/4 inch canola oil in a large skillet over medium heat until oil begins to shimmer. Fry tomatoes in batches until golden and crisp, 3 to 4 minutes per side. Drain on paper towel-lined plates. Repeat with remaining tomatoes.

Easy Southern Fried Green Tomatoes

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Nutrition facts: 200 calories 20 grams fat
Rating: 5.0/5
( 1 voted )

Ingredients

  • waxed paper
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup yellow cornmeal
  • sea salt to taste
  • freshly ground black pepper to taste
  • 2 pounds green tomatoes, sliced
  • 1 cup canola oil for frying, or as needed
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Instructions

Line a baking sheet with waxed paper.

Beat eggs and water in a shallow bowl. Place flour and cornmeal in 2 separate shallow bowls. Season cornmeal with salt and pepper.

Dip each tomato slice into flour, then dip into egg mixture. Press tomato into cornmeal mixture, shaking off excess. Transfer tomato to prepared baking sheet. Repeat with remaining tomato slices, arranging tomatoes in a single layer.

Heat about 1/4 inch canola oil in a large skillet over medium heat until oil begins to shimmer. Fry tomatoes in batches until golden and crisp, 3 to 4 minutes per side. Drain on paper towel-lined plates. Repeat with remaining tomatoes.

Notes

Prep: 15 mins Cook: 10 mins Total: 25 mins Servings: 8 Yield: 8 servings