Siiimple recipe for Game Day! Fried Mozzarella Cheese Sticks never tasted so good. Breading is light and bold with flavor. Best fried mozzarella sticks EVER!!!
Fried Mozzarella Cheese Sticks
Sargento Mozzarella String Cheese (12 oz.)
1 C Lefty's Fish n' Chicken Fry Mix
1 C Progesso Italian Style Bread Crumbs
Prego Marinara Sauce
Pre-heat oil in deep fryer to 350 degrees.
In a small bowl, whisk 1/2 C of Lefty's Fish n' Chicken Fry Mix and 2/3 C of water. Set bowl aside.
Mix Progresso Italian Bread Crumbs and 1/2 C of Lefty's Fish n' Chicken Fry Mix. Set bowl aside.
One at a time, coat each mozzarella stick in the wet batter, then the dry mixture.
Carefully place coated cheese sticks in basket and slowly place in heated oil. Fry until golden brown, approximately 50 seconds.
Remove from oil and drain on paper towels.
Heat a small dish of marinara sauce in microwave for dipping. Enjoy.
Tip: Make sure mozzarella sticks are not cooked on top of each other.
Tip: For a thicker crust, repeat Step 4. Coat each mozzarella stick in wet batter, then the dry mixture. Sift dry batter as needed.