I tried to figure out how to make them years ago when the movie "Fried Green Tomatoes" came out... but they pretty much sucked. So, until I moved to Nashville, they were really only a movie title to me.
Then, I ordered them at the Cooker a few years ago. Wow. Were they good. Since then I've also enjoyed them at South Street and
Well, last night I made the recipie from the Tennessean. (This is an actual photo of BB's first legitimate attempt at making fried green tomatoes!) I had to make a few adjustments to accomodate ingredients I didn't have in the cupboard, but they turned out mighty fine. I'll definitely be making them again.
In fact, I'm eating the left-overs for lunch RIGHT NOW.