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Baked Mozzarella Sticks

Katerina | Diethood
Baked Mozzarella Sticks made with a mixture of butter, flour, and shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese, served with warmed marinara dipping sauce.
Servings : 14 Sticks
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 30 mins


  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 stick (8 tablespoons) butter, softened
  • 1-1/2 cups part-skim shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 1 tablespoon dried parsley flakes
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • salt and fresh ground pepper , to taste
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 1 tablespoon milk
  • Marinara Sauce for serving


  • Preheat oven to 300.
  • Line a baking sheet with foil and grease it with cooking spray; set aside.
  • Combine flour, butter, cheese, parsley, garlic powder, salt and pepper in your mixer's bowl.
  • Set mixer to low and beat just until combined.
  • With floured hands, work the dough with your hands until it holds together.
  • Pinch off small pieces of dough and make into lime-sized balls.
  • Take the dough ball in between your hands and roll into sticks.
  • Place the mozzarella sticks on previously prepared baking sheet.
  • In a small bowl, whisk together egg yolk and milk.
  • Brush the tops of each mozzarella stick with egg mixture.
  • Bake for 14 to 16 minutes, or until just starting to brown.
  • Remove from oven and cool completely.
  • Serve with warm marinara sauce.




Calories: 105 kcal | Carbohydrates: 7 g | Protein: 2 g | Fat: 7 g | Saturated Fat: 4 g | Cholesterol: 33 mg | Sodium: 83 mg | Potassium: 16 mg | Fiber: 0 g | Sugar: 0 g | Vitamin A: 240 IU | Vitamin C: 0.2 mg | Calcium: 39 mg | Iron: 0.5 mg | Net Carbs: 7 g

Nutritional info is an estimate and provided as courtesy. Values may vary according to the ingredients and tools used. Please use your preferred nutritional calculator for more detailed info.

Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Keyword: baked cheese recipe, mozzarella sticks recipe