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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 each: 272 calories, 20g fat (9g saturated fat), 137mg cholesterol, 930mg sodium, 19g carbohydrate (4g sugars, 1g fiber), 6g protein.

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Peanut5710_va User ID: 91169 43489
Reviewed Jul. 13, 2010

"You can use either Green or Ripe."

bubba73 User ID: 4634611 27455
Reviewed Jul. 13, 2010

"This is quite close to a recipe my mom makes that is absolutely delicious. Use sliced green tomatoes and dip in panko crumbs before frying. The panko gives them a really light crispy coating"

catnbri_NB User ID: 1677403 79208
Reviewed Feb. 17, 2008

"lookes like ripe tomatoes to me"

kayray38 User ID: 977961 59092
Reviewed Feb. 17, 2008

"green or ripe?"

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