Mozzarella Sticks

Total Time
15mins
Prep
10 mins
Cook
5 mins

At the request of my lovely 12 year old daughter, I am posting these, one of her favorite foods. We searched for a recipe together and ended up adapting one to suit our tastes. Enjoy!

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Ingredients

Nutrition
  • 14 cup flour
  • 1 cup Italian style breadcrumbs
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tablespoon milk
  • 1 lb mozzarella cheese, cut into 3/4 inch x 3/4 inch strips (or you can use string cheese and cut each in half)
  • 1 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 cup jarred pizza sauce or 1 cup marinara sauce

Directions

  1. Whisk eggs and milk together.
  2. Coat each piece of cheese with flour, then dip in egg and then roll in bread crumbs.
  3. Dip in egg and crumbs again.
  4. Heat oil in skillet and cook sticks for about a minute on each side, or until golden and before cheese starts to leak.
  5. Drain on paper towels.
  6. Serve with sauce for dipping.