Mozzarella Cheese Sticks Recipe

Mozzarella Cheese Sticks
Mozzarella Cheese Sticks

Craving a delicious appetizer or snack? Look no further! With this easy-to-follow recipe, you can make your own Mozzarella Cheese Sticks at home. These crispy and gooey treats are perfect for parties, game nights, or simply indulging in a cheesy delight. Let’s dive into the recipe and get cooking!

Ingredients

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  • ¾ cup all-purpose flour
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon black pepper
  • 2 eggs, lightly beaten
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 12 mozzarella cheese sticks or one 16-ounce block mozzarella cheese, cut into twelve 4×1/2-inch sticks
  • 1 cup seasoned fine dry bread crumbs
  • ¼ cup vegetable oil
  • ¾ cup marinara sauce

Instructions

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  1. In a shallow dish, stir together the flour, salt, and black pepper.
  2. In another shallow dish, combine the lightly beaten eggs and water.
  3. Dip each cheese stick into the egg mixture, ensuring it is fully coated, and then coat it with the flour mixture.
  4. Dip the coated cheese stick once again into the egg mixture, followed by coating it with the bread crumbs.
  5. Place the coated cheese sticks on a baking sheet and freeze them for approximately 1 hour or until firm.
  6. In a large skillet, heat the vegetable oil over medium heat.
  7. Cook the frozen cheese sticks in batches of six, frying them in the hot oil for 2 to 3 minutes or until golden brown. Remember to turn them occasionally for even frying. If needed, add additional oil.
  8. Once fried, drain the cheese sticks on paper towels to remove excess oil.
  9. In a small saucepan, heat the marinara sauce over medium heat.
  10. Serve the delicious Mozzarella Cheese Sticks with warm marinara sauce.

Nutrition Facts

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Here are the approximate nutrition facts per serving of Mozzarella Cheese Sticks:

  • Calories: 202
  • Fat: 12g
  • Carbohydrates: 15g
  • Protein: 11g
  • Sodium: 533mg
  • Cholesterol: 46mg
  • Calcium: 211mg
  • Iron: 0.8mg
  • Vitamin C: 0.3mg
  • Potassium: 72mg
  • Total Sugars: 1g

Please note that these values are approximate and may vary depending on the specific ingredients and brands used. It’s always a good idea to double-check the nutritional information on the products you use.

MOZZARELLA STICKS 2 WAYS

MOZZARELLA STICKS 2 WAYS
MOZZARELLA STICKS 2 WAYS

Make-Ahead Tip

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If you want to prepare the Mozzarella Cheese Sticks in advance, you can freeze them for up to 1 month. Simply transfer the frozen cheese sticks to an airtight container and store them in the freezer until you’re ready to fry and serve them.

Enjoy the Homemade Mozzarella Cheese Sticks!

*This recipe was developed and tested by the Better Homes & Gardens Test Kitchen, a team of culinary specialists, food stylists, nutritionists, and other experts. With nearly 100 years of experience, they strive to provide practical and reliable recipes that readers can enjoy at home.

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