Low Carb Mozzarella Sticks

READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by LAVACAVA

Delicious no-bread mozzarella sticks for the low carb dieter!

Top Review by LUVMY2BOYS

An amazing recipe! My husband is on a very low carb diet & just the other day he was missing mozzarella sticks. I found this recipe soon after. I followed the recipe pretty closely the first time--but I found I needed much more olive oil to cook the sticks--and I needed more batter to coat the sticks. I did roll them 3 times so that might have been why--but I was nervous about the cheese melting when they hit the hot oil. The 2nd time I tried them--I found that 2 rolls was good enough & tasted better. I added Italian seasoning, oregano, parsley & a little salt to the batter. U have to be careful to not crowd the sticks, and be careful when you take them out (breading can still be a little flimsy, so hold onto the sticks). I did cut the string cheese in half, but the 2nd time I did not--and that was much easier to work with (perhaps my sticks were small). Husband really enjoyed them. Thank u very much for sharing!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Set stove top to about medium temp, put your oil in your pan.
  2. Beat two eggs in a bowl. Mix grated Parmesan, garlic powder together.
  3. Cut string cheese into halves.
  4. Dip the string cheese into the egg mixture, then in your Parmesan mixture.
  5. (Add the flour to the dry mixture.) Then repeat dipping in egg and cheese.
  6. Fry the cheese for about 5 minutes or until golden brown and ENJOY!

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