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Baked Mozzarella Cheese Sticks Recipe
Prep Time
45 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
Total Time
55 mins
Course: Appetizer
Servings: 24
Author: The Gunny Sack
  • 12 count package string cheese
  • 1 cup panko
  • 1 cup Italian bread crumbs
  • 1 cup flour
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • Marinara or pizza sauce
  1. Unwrap string cheese and cut in half.
  2. Put equal amounts of panko and Italian bread crumbs to a bowl and mix together.
  3. Beat together 2 eggs and a little milk with a fork.
  4. Put flour in a third bowl and roll each piece of cheese in the flour.
  5. Dip the flour coated cheese in the egg mixture and then coat with the bread crumb mixture.
  6. Place mozzarella sticks in the freezer for about 30 minutes.
  7. Remove the mozzarella sticks from the freezer and place them on a baking sheet.
  8. Melt butter and drizzle it over the mozzarella sticks.
  9. Bake at 400°F for about 8-10 minutes.
  10. Dip mozzarella sticks in marinara or pizza sauce.