We love curly fries and mozzarella sicks so we thought we’d combine the two to create Curly Mozzarella Sticks.  Initially, we thought we knew exactly how to do it but we proved to ourselves that when there’s a will there’s a way, and through several fails, we figured out how to make ourselves the curliest mozzarella sticks.

Julia’s brother Jake creates an incredibly curly version with polio string cheese.

320 Calories

DIY CURLY MOZZARELLA STICKS
 
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We love curly fries and mozzarella sicks so we thought we'd combine the two to create Curly Mozzarella Sticks. One incredibly curly version was made with polio string cheese.
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Recipe type: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Serves: 3
Ingredients
  • 2 Eggs
  • 1 Cup Flour
  • 1 Cup Italian Bread Crumbs
  • 3 Polio Sting Cheese
  • Marinara
THINGS YOU’LL NEED:
Instructions
  1. Take 5 skewers and tape them together OR use a rolling pin; dependent on the size of the curl.
  2. On a microwavable safe plate, microwave the polio string cheese for 20 seconds per stick. Let cool prior rolling it into it's a long cylindrical shape.
  3. Wrap the cheese around the skewers and place in the freezer to firm up. About 1 hour.
  4. Once frozen bread the curly cheese with flour, then egg, and last Italian bread crumbs. Set in the freezer to firm up. Deep fry at 350F until golden brown, about 2 minutes.
Hellthy Nutritional Information
Serving size: 1 Calories: 320 Fat: 22 Saturated fat: 11 Unsaturated fat: 1 Trans fat: 0 Carbohydrates: 10 Sugar: 1 Sodium: 537 Fiber: 0 Protein: 22 Cholesterol: 60

Julia attempts to create a version with fresh mozzarella.  She uses a hasselback strategy and it may not be the curliest version but sure was the tastiest.

780 Calories

DIY CURLY MOZZARELLA STICKS
 
Prep time
Cook time
Total time
 
We love curly fries and mozzarella sicks so we thought we'd combine the two to create Curly Mozzarella Sticks. This version is made with fresh mozzarella, using a hasselback strategy, and it may not be the curliest version but sure was the tastiest.
Author:
Recipe type: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Serves: 1
Ingredients
  • 2 Eggs
  • 1 Cup Flour
  • 1 Cup Italian Bread Crumbs
  • Fresh Mozzarella
  • Marinara
THINGS YOU’LL NEED:
Instructions
  1. Skewer the fresh mozzarella.
  2. Using a sharp knife, spiral splice the cheese. Carefully separate the pieces without pulling the cheese apart. Place in the freezer to firm up. About 1 hour.
  3. Once frozen bread the curly cheese with flour, then egg, and last Italian bread crumbs. Set in the freezer to firm up. Deep fry at 350F until golden brown, about 3 minutes.
Hellthy Nutritional Information
Serving size: 1 Calories: 780 Fat: 54 Saturated fat: 30 Unsaturated fat: 1 Trans fat: 2 Carbohydrates: 20 Sugar: 1 Sodium: 877 Fiber: 0 Protein: 51 Cholesterol: 200

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