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Best Fried Green Tomatoes

In this video, you’ll see how to make classic fried green tomatoes. Discover how easy it is to make this traditional Southern treat. What a tasty way to use up those end-of-summer green tomatoes! Of course, this simple method also works with red tomatoes that aren’t too ripe—overly ripe tomatoes will get mushy when fried. Savory fried green tomatoes are a great starter or side dish served with other Southern favorites like fried chicken and barbecued ribs. Watch the video, then get Diana’s 5-star recipe for Best Fried Green Tomatoes. They might be best enjoyed out on the porch with a tall glass of iced tea!

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  • Terrie 123

I agree with Lovebreezy, those look more like tomatillos instead of tomatoes!? If not, I sure would like to know what kind of a meaty mater that is! But looks good either way!

  • linda2d

Allrecipes, you do realize these aren't green tomatoes, right?


Well gee, what do you use in your Fried Green Tomatillos video--green tomatoes?