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keto mozzarella stick with marinara sauce
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Keto Mozzarella Sticks

Just because you're living a healthier, keto friendly lifestyle doesn't mean you have to give up on life's "simple pleasures"! Keto Mozzarella Sticks breaded in egg, parmesan cheese and Italian Sesoned Almond flour is the low carb snack you have been craving! Perfect appetizer for those games day's around the TV or just a keto friendly snack! Homemade, ooey, gooey, perfection in every bite!
2 Net Carbs per cheese stick
Prep Time2 hrs 15 mins
Cook Time8 mins
Total Time2 hrs 23 mins
Course: Appetizer, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: almond flour, cheese, gluten free, keto appetizer recipe, recipe for keto mozzarella sticks
Servings: 12
Calories: 125kcal

Ingredients

Instructions

  • Start by taking your 6 Mozzarella Cheese Sticks and cut them in half.
  • In a shallow bowl, combine the almond flour, Italian seasoning and salt.
  • Add the beaten eggs to a separate shallow bowl.
  • Coat the mozzarella sticks in the egg, followed by the almond flour mixture, then egg, then almond flour being sure to coat them completely and not to have any of the cheese exposed.
  • Set the coated cheese sticks aside on a tray or plate. Coat the rest of the cheese sticks.
  • Place the plate of cheese sticks in the freezer for 2 hours.
  • When you're ready to fry the cheese sticks, heat the oil in your heavy bottom pot to 375F. Add in 6 of the cheese sticks and cook until golden brown. This will only take a couple of minutes. Flip them halfway through cooking for even color.
  • Remove from the pot with a slotted spoon and let drain on a paper towel. Continue cooking the remaining 6 cheese sticks.
  • Serve with marinara.

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Notes

Nutrition info assumes 1 teaspoon of oil absorbed per mozzarella stick. 

Nutrition

Calories: 125kcal | Carbohydrates: 3g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 11g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Fiber: 1g