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Homemade Mozzarella Sticks Inspired by T.G.I. Fridays

Homemade Mozzarella Sticks Inspired by T.G.I. Fridays
What's better than indulging in gooey, golden-crusted mozzarella sticks when dining out? Making (and enjoying them) in the comfort of your own home! Watch the video to learn how to fry up a batch of these deep-fried delights; they're even tastier than those served at the likes of T.G.I. Fridays. Mozzarella SticksFrom POPSUGAR Food NotesBefore you start, check out these tips and tricks to safely deep-frying. Ingredients2/3 cup all-purpose flour2 large eggs1/4 cup milk1 cup Panko breadcrumbs1/2 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese1 tablespoon dried parsley1/2 teaspoon garlic salt1/2 teaspoon seasoning salt8 pieces of mozzarella string cheese1 quart vegetable, peanut, or canola oil DirectionsAdd the flour to a shallow bowl or pie plate. In a second shallow bowl or pie plate, whisk together the eggs and milk. Mix together the Panko, Parmesan, parsley, garlic, and seasoning salts in a third shallow bowl or pie plate.Slice the pieces of string cheese in half lengthwise to make 16 mozzarella sticks.One at a time, bread the mozzarella sticks by dipping them in the flour mixture, then the egg wash, then in the bread crumbs, and then the egg wash and breadcrumbs once more for an extrathick breading. Arrange the breaded cheese sticks on a baking tray lined with wax paper and freeze for at least 1 hour.When ready to serve, heat the oil in a heavy-bottomed Dutch oven or electric deep fryer to 350°F. Working with a few cheese sticks at a time, fry them until golden brown, about 30 seconds. Remove from the heat and drain on paper towels. Enjoy warm with marinara sauce or ranch dressing. Information Category Appetizers, Finger Foods Cuisine North American Yield Makes 16 mozzarella sticks

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