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Mozzarella sticks are a simple snack to make with only a few ingredients. Flexible Dieting Lifestyle on YouTube shows how to make 85 calorie mozzarella sticks in the air fryer. I’m amazed how these mozzarella sticks are low in calories and high in protein. I love cheese so these are interesting to see that they are a good snack if you are watching your carbs. He has a lot of videos on his channel that caters to a healthy and flexible dieting lifestyle. So, if you want to be able to eat things like mozzarella sticks, and still make it healthy, watch more of his videos. These mozzarella sticks are quick and easy to make.
First, unpackaged the mozzarella sticks and add them to a freezer-safe ziplock bag. Add to the freezer overnight or till frozen. Add the all-purpose flour, panko bread crumbs, and buffalo sauce with eggs in each of their own separate bowls. Coat the mozzarella stick in flour, egg buffalo mixture and panko breadcrumbs. Double coat these and repeat until finished. Continue to watch Flexible Dieting Lifestyle tutorial on YouTube for full instructions and details.
Next, spray the air fryer tray or basket with nonstick cooking spray and add the sticks. Spray the top of the sticks with cooking spray and then cook at 380F for 6-7 minutes.
Serve these mozzarella sticks with your favorite dipping sauce such as marinara sauce or ranch and this air fryer recipe makes it healthy and crispy. The cheese pull on these mozzarella sticks looks amazing and they are fresh and homemade. Plus you can make more at home versus buying it at the store or fast food place.