Baked Mozzarella Cheese Sticks

Total Time
4hrs 40mins
Prep 4 hrs 30 mins
Cook 10 mins

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a small bowl, beat eggs& water.
  2. In a plastic bag, combine bread crumbs, italian seasoning, garlic powder, and pepper.
  3. Coat cheese sticks in flour, then dip in egg mixture and bread crumb mixture.
  4. Repeat egg and bread crumb coatings.
  5. Cover and chill for at least 4 hours or overnight.
  6. Place on an ungreased baking sheet& drizzle with butter.
  7. Bake, uncovered, at 400 degrees for 6-8 minutes or until heated through.
  8. Allow to stand for 3-5 minutes before serving.
  9. Use marinara or spaghetti sauce for dipping.
  10. Enjoy!
Most Helpful

Delicious. I used low-fat cheese sticks to try and be a little more healthy. These were great! I used 3 egss instead of 2. With some spaghetti sauce they were perfect! I would definately recommend trying them out!

boriqubana May 13, 2011

"Better than fried!" says my fiance. I cut this in half, and did 6 string cheese sticks, each cut in half. I forgot to do the 2nd coating (step 4). I stuck them in the freezer for an hour, and then stuck them in the oven. I put them in for 6 minutes, then realized that I forgot to spray them with canola oil spray, so I did that and then stuck them in for around 2-4 minutes more, until they started oozing just a bit. Even with my forgetfulness, they were absolutely awesome!!!

cookiemaker November 14, 2008

My oven took 10-12 minutes to get them like at a restaurant but they were well worth the wait. My daughter used ranch for her dip and the rest of the family loved them with marinara. Thanks !

Chef RZ Fan March 04, 2007