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Crumb-Coated Tomatoes Recipe

Crumb-Coated Tomatoes Recipe

This recipe brings back many memories of my grandmother. It was her favorite dish for family get-togethers. It's easy to make, takes little time to prepare and is especially tasty with garden-fresh tomatoes. -Connie Simon, Cleveland, Ohio
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 10 min. YIELD:2 servings


  • 1/2 cup crushed Ritz crackers (about 12)
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 medium tomato, cut into 1/4-inch slices
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • 2 tablespoons butter


  • 1. In a shallow bowl, combine the cracker crumbs, salt and pepper. Dip tomato slices into egg, then coat with crumb mixture.
  • 2. In a large skillet, cook tomatoes in butter over medium heat for 2-3 minutes on each side or until golden brown. Serve immediately. Yield: 2 servings.

Nutritional Facts

3 slices equals 272 calories, 20 g fat (9 g saturated fat), 137 mg cholesterol, 930 mg sodium, 19 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 6 g protein.