Simple Homemade Cheese Sticks

Rebecca Trent

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@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

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 400 degrees f.
In small bowl, mix eggs and water until smooth and well blended.
2
In large plastic bag, mix bread crumbs, garlic, basil, oregano, and pepper. Seal bag. Shake well.
3
Coat cheese stick in flour, then dip in egg mixture, then in bread mixture. Then repeat egg mixture and bread crumbs!
4
Cover and chill in freezer about 30 min to 1 hour to allow batter to stick to cheese.
5
Place 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