8 Ways to Celebrate with Fried Green Tomatoes!

8 Ways to Celebrate with Fried Green Tomatoes!

Who doesn’t love the texture of a fried green tomato? You can fool yourself into thinking it is healthy- it is a tomato after all- but it allows you to indulge at the same time. These crafty little concoctions even have their own movie! They go well with sweet potato pie, catfish and other Southern food staples. Here are the best ways to plan a party around the special guest of honor- the fried green tomato!

Tequila with Sangrita
If you are going to open a tomato party with the perfect beverage, it had best contain tomatoes. Here is a wonderful sangrita (not your typical fruit sangria).

Fried Green Tomatoes with Peppers
These tasty breaded tomatoes with banana peppers are a must-try.

Fried Green Tomatoes
Another version that comes out crispy and tastes fabulous! Consider serving them with a pepper jelly on the side.

Shrimp Remoulade
Craving that down south Creole flavor? Try this classic shrimp dish with unbeatable homemade flavor. It is a traditional dish to go along with your fried tomatoes.

A Southern Fried Chicken
If you are going to fry, you may as well go all out! Dredged in buttermilk and seasoned with flour, this is very traditional!

Pan-Fried Catfish Filets

Catfish rolled in cornmeal, cayenne pepper, onion powder and paprika. Serve with lemon wedges.

Old Fashioned Sweet Potato Pie
This is a melt-in-your-mouth pie with a texture that goes perfectly with the tomatoes.

Green Tomato Cobbler

If you love fried green tomatoes, you are sure to love this cobbler. This is a very tangy and budget-friendly pick!

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