Recipe courtesy of Lynn Crawford
Print
Fried Green Tomatoes with Basil Mayonnaise
Total:
35 min
Active:
25 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
35 min
Active:
25 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Basil Mayonnaise:
  • 2 cups loosely packed fresh basil leaves
  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper
Fried Green Tomatoes:
  • 4 green tomatoes, sliced 1/4-inch thick
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 3/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 3/4 cup buttermilk
  • 1/4 teaspoon hot sauce
  • 1 1/2 cups panko breadcrumbs
  • 3/4 cup yellow cornmeal

Directions

For the basil mayonnaise: Pulse the basil, mayonnaise, lemon juice and mustard in a food processor until smooth. Season with salt and pepper. Cover and refrigerate until needed. For the fried tomatoes: Season the tomatoes with salt and pepper. Place the flour in a shallow dish. Whisk together the buttermilk and hot sauce in another shallow dish. Whisk together the panko and cornmeal in a third shallow dish. Working with 1 slice of tomato at a time, coat the tomato first in the flour, then in the buttermilk and then finally in the cornmeal. Repeat this process with the remaining slices. Add enough vegetable oil to a large skillet to coat the bottom and heat over medium to medium-high heat. Working in batches, fry the tomato slices until golden brown, about 2 minutes per side. Drain on paper towels. Serve the tomatoes warm with the basil mayonnaise.

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Get the Recipe

The Ultimate Caramel Apple Pie 04:56

Impress your guests by baking the ultimate apple pie from Tyler Florence.

Similar Topics:
Pie

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Fried Green Tomatoes

Recipe courtesy of Dean Corbett

Fried Green Tomatoes

Grits and Fried Green Tomatoes

Pickled and Fried Green Tomatoes

Recipe courtesy of Gaetano Varbero

Fried Green Tomatoes with Green Chile Mayonnaise

Recipe courtesy of Katherine Alford

Fried Green Tomatoes with Shrimp Remoulade

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

On TV

Sinful Sweets

7:30am | 6:30c

Sinful Sweets

8:30am | 7:30c

Sinful Sweets

9:30am | 8:30c

Food Quest

10am | 9c

Carnival Eats

10:30am | 9:30c

Carnival Eats

11am | 10c

Carnival Eats

11:30am | 10:30c

Carnival Eats

12pm | 11c

Carnival Eats

12:30pm | 11:30c

Carnival Eats

1pm | 12c

Carnival Eats

1:30pm | 12:30c

Good Eats

2pm | 1c

Good Eats

2:30pm | 1:30c

Good Eats

3pm | 2c

Good Eats

3:30pm | 2:30c

Good Eats

4pm | 3c

Good Eats

4:30pm | 3:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

MasterChef Canada

8pm | 7c

Big Bad BBQ Brawl

10:30pm | 9:30c

Good Eats

11pm | 10c

Big Bad BBQ Brawl

2:30am | 1:30c

Good Eats

3am | 2c

So Much Pretty Food Here