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Fried Green Tomato Biscuits

Yield Serves 4 to 8

Ingredients

  • 16-oz. tube refrigerated buttermilk biscuits
  • 1/2 pound bacon
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 1 1/2 cups self-rising cornmeal
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 green tomatoes, thickly sliced
  • Garnish: mayonnaise

How to Make It

  1. Bake biscuits according to package directions; set aside. In a large skillet, cook bacon until crisp; remove to paper towels to drain, reserving drippings in skillet. Pour buttermilk into a shallow bowl. On a small plate, combine cornmeal, salt and pepper. Dip tomato slices into buttermilk and then cornmeal mixture, until thickly coated on both sides. Fry tomatoes in reserved drippings over medium-high heat for 4 minutes per side, or until golden. Drain on paper towels. Split biscuits; spread one biscuit half with mayonnaise. Top with a tomato slice, bacon and top half of biscuit.

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