FRIED GREEN TOMATOES a 1949 recipe

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Nancy J. Patrykus

By
@Finnjin

My mother-in-law Nellie from Indiana,showed mme how to cook fried tomatoes when I was first married in 1949.
I have tried other recipes...but these are the BEST.
Thank you mom, for all your farm recipes.
I know you are looking down on me all the time.. with your love.
This recipe is a little different because of the oatmeal.
She believed you make do...
with what you got!
Nancy....9/28/12

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
family
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
5 Min

Ingredients

2-3
green tomatoes
1 can(s)
undiluted evaporated milk
quick cooking rolled oats
salt & pepper
oil for cooking....( she used bacon grease)

How to Make FRIED GREEN TOMATOES a 1949 recipe

Step-by-Step

  • 1Wash and slice the firm green tomatoes, about 1/2 inch thick.
    Dip slices into milk, rub oats with your hands to make them fine.
    (take your ring off, and have clean nails!)
  • 2FRY slowly in the hot oil untill
    lightly browned and tender.
    Turn only once.
    Drain on a paper towel, salt & pepper..
    SERVE HOT,........... ENJOY!!

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About FRIED GREEN TOMATOES a 1949 recipe

Course/Dish: Vegetables, Other Snacks
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #green, #tomatoes, #Fried