Simple Homemade Cheese Sticks

Rebecca Trent

By
@rebeccadtrent

I've made cheese sticks before, but when I discovered this idea I thought wow! Why didn't I think of this sooner.

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Serves:
4
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

2
eggs
1 Tbsp
water
1 c
dry italian bread crumbs
1 tsp
garlic powder
1/2 tsp
basil
1/2 tsp
oregano
1/8 tsp
pepper
12 stick
string cheese
1/4 c
all-purpose flour
cooking spray (such as pam)
marinara or spaghetti sauce

Step-By-Step

1Preheat oven to 400 degrees f.
In small bowl, mix eggs and water until smooth and well blended.
2In large plastic bag, mix bread crumbs, garlic, basil, oregano, and pepper. Seal bag. Shake well.
3Coat cheese stick in flour, then dip in egg mixture, then in bread mixture. Then repeat egg mixture and bread crumbs!
4Cover and chill in freezer about 30 min to 1 hour to allow batter to stick to cheese.
5Place on baking sheet. Spray cheese sticks with cooking spray. Bake uncovered for 6-8 minutes. Use marinara sauce for dipping.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cheese Appetizers, Pizza
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: Italian
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids