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Fried Green Tomatoes

Fried Green Tomatoes  You will need:

  • 1⁄4 cup White Lily all-purpose flour
  • 2 egg whites, slightly beaten
  • 2 teaspoons dry buttermilk ranch dressing
  • 1⁄2 cup fine dry bread crumbs or all-purpose cornmeal
  • 3 medium green tomatoes, cut into 1⁄4-inch slices
  • 6 tablespoons Wesson oil
  • Freshly grated Parmesan cheese

Place flour in a shallow dish and set aside. Combine egg
whites and dry dressing mix in another shallow dish; set aside.
Place crumbs or cornmeal in another shallow dish. Coat each
tomato slice with flour, then dip in egg mixture, then coat with
crumbs or cornmeal.

In a large skillet, heat half of oil over medium-high heat.
Arrange a single layer of coated tomatoes in skillet. Cook for
2 minutes on each side or until slices are golden brown on
both sides.

Remove from skillet. Cook remaining slices, adding additional
oil to skillet as needed. Sprinkle fried tomatoes with
freshly grated Parmesan cheese.

Yield: 4-6 side dish servings

Wine Pairing
Pair with Pinot Grigio from Hillside Winery




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