Crispy Mozzarella Sticks Recipe

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Mozzarella Sticks Recipe

Crispy mozzarella sticks have a taste that will make you go crazy just after having its bite. This dish can be served as anytime snack and can act as a great appetizer. Crispy mozzarella sticks are a great combination of cheese with a slight crunch that will make you its addict. The super aroma of this snack will force you to have it even when you are not hungry.

This snack is a favorite of all the people no matter what their age is. This appetizer will for sure bring a smile on everyone’s face. If you want a holiday treat or something amazing to have which is light on stomach too then this snack is the best way to go for.

Preparation and cooking time


Preparation time: 25 minutes

Cooking time: 15 minutes

Total time: 40 minutes

Ingredients

  1. Melba toasts = 10

  2. Breadcrumbs = one-third cup

  3. Oregano = 1 tablespoon minced and fresh

  4. Kosher salt as required

  5. Pepper as required

  6. Ground cayenne = optional

  7. Egg whites = 2

  8. Whole egg =1

  9. Garlic clove = minced

  10. All-purpose flour = one-third cup

  11. Marinara sauce = one-third cup for serving.

Directions


  1. Start by grinding the Melba toast in a food processor.

  2. Preheat your oven at 475 degrees.

  3. Prepare your baking sheet by spraying it with cooking spray.

  4. After pulsing take a bowl and add pulsed toasts, oregano, some breadcrumbs according to your taste also add cayenne if you are using one.

  5. Take another bowl and add egg whites and whole egg and whisk them together nicely, take another bowl and add garlic, salt and pepper.

  6. Take an air sealed bag and add salt and all-purpose flour in it after this add the cheese pieces in bag and shake it to mix well.

  7. Now take pieces of cheese out from the bag one by one and first dip the pieces in egg mixture then in breadcrumbs mixture then add the cheese pieces again in egg and bread crumbs mixture.

  8. Freeze these cheese pieces for about 15 minutes or overnight.

  9. Add some olive oil on mozzarella sticks and bake them about for 15 to 20 minutes till their color become brown.

  10. Your crispy and crunchy mozzarella sticks are ready to serve and enjoy.

Serving


This amazing and super easy recipe can serve 6 persons.

Health Benefits

  • It has 426 calories, quite enough to give you energy.

  • It has 28 grams of fats.

  • It has 38 grams of carbohydrates.

  • It has 2 grams of dietary fibers.

  • It has 18 grams of proteins.