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    Spicy Shrimp over Fried Green Tomato

    Source of Recipe

    Wentworth Mansion Bed & Breakfast Charleston, South Carolina

    Recipe Introduction

    Serves 1

    List of Ingredients

    -1 small shallot, peeled
    -2 garlic cloves, peeled
    -1/8 cup red hot sauce
    -3/4 cup canola oil
    -1 tsp salt
    -1 pinch white pepper

    -1/2 cup corn flour
    -1/2 cup all purpose flour
    -2 Tbsp Old Bay seasoning
    -1 cup buttermilk
    -1 green tomato


    -Place shallots, garlic, red hot sauce and vinegar in a blender and blend til smooth.
    -Slowly add the oil to the mixture while it is still blending.
    -Season to taste and refrigerate.
    -Let shrimp marinate in this mixture for about a half hour.

    -Heat fryer oil to 350 degrees.
    -Slice a green tomato about 1/2" thick.
    -Mix the two flours and Old Bay seasoning together.
    -Place the tomato in the flour mixture to completely coat it.
    -Next place it in the buttermilk and again back into the flour mixture.
    -Place into the fryer and cook until golden brown.

    -Take out the shrimp and grill them until done (about 3 minutes each side).
    -Place them on top of the fried green tomato and place this over a fresh tomato sauce.
    -Serve immediately.




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