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Mozzarella Sticks Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Peter Rix

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
11/2 cups Italian-style dried breadcrumbs
11/3 cups freshly grated Parmeasan
1 tsp. salt
2 16-ounce blocks pasteurized mozzarella cut into 4 by 1/2-inch sticks
4 large eggs, beaten to blend
11/2 cups vegetable oil
4 cups Marinara sauce

Directions:
Directions:
Stir the bread crumbs, 1 cup of Parmesan and the salt in a medium bowl. Dip the cheese in the eggs to coat completely and allow excess egg to drip back into bowl. Coat the cheese in the bread crumb mixture , patting to adhere and coat completely. Place the cheese sticks on a baking sheet. Repeat dipping the cheese sticks in the egg and bread crumb mixture tocoat a second time. Cover and freeze until frozen, about two hours

Heat the oil in a large frying pan over medium heat. Working in batches, fry the cheese until golden brown, about 1 minute per side. Transfer the fried cheese to plates. Sprinkle with the remaining cheese and serve with the Marinara sauce.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
Appetizer
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
21/2 hours start to finish
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
My daughter Meredith was the the first person to try these and the quickly became a family favorite !

 

 

 

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