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!