Mozarella Sticks

INGREDIENTS:

  • 6 pieces mozzarella string cheese, each cut in half.
  • 2 egg, beaten
  • 3/4 cup plain breadcrumbs (like Progresso)
  • 3/4 teaspoon garlic salt
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon dried basil
  • 1/3 cup flour
  • 2 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 1 pinch black pepper
  • 2 cups oil (to fry in)

DIRECTIONS:

  1. 1. In a small bowl, beat 2 eggs.
  2. 2. In a second bowl, combine bread crumbs, garlic salt, oregano and basil.
  3. 3. In a third bowl, combine flour and cornstarch.
  4. 4. Moisten each mozzarella stick half in the egg mixture, dip in breadcrumbs and then into flour mixture.
  5. 5. Repeat this 3-step process.
  6. 6. Place breaded mozzarella sticks in the hot oil until golden brown.