Bacon and Fried Green Tomato Pimento Grilled Cheese


Crispy fried tart green tomatoes with bacon in a grilled cheese sandwich with plenty of melted sweet and spicy pimento cheese! A Southern classic with cheddar cheese, mayonnaise, sweet pimiento pepper...

What you will need

1 medium sized green tomato, sliced 1/4 inch thick

1/2 cup buttermilk

2-4 strips bacon

1/4 cup masa harina (corn flour) or flour

1/4 cup cornmeal

creole seasoning or salt and pepper, to taste

oil or bacon grease for frying

2 strips bacon, cooked

1/2 cup pimento cheese (see below)

2 slices bread

1 tablespoon butter

1/2 pound cheddar, shredded

1 (4 ounce) jar diced pimientos, drained

1/4 cup mayonnaise

2 ounces cream cheese, room temperature and creamed

1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce

salt, pepper and cayenne to taste


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