Sweet ’n’ Hot Strawberry Spread for Fried Green Tomatoes

The best of both worlds: strawberries for sweetness, chowchow for a little kick.
Course Brunch, Dressings, Main Course, Sauces, Side Dish
Cuisine Farmers Market, North Carolina Goodies, Southern, Summer Food
Author Wendy Perry


  • 2 tablespoons drained chow chow
  • 1 tablespoon strawberry jam or preserves
  • fresh basil optional


  1. Stir to combine and spread onto fried green tomatoes.