Air Fryer Mozzarella Cheese Sticks
Skip the deep fryer and make these easy air fryer mozzarella cheese sticks. Coated with Japanese bread crumbs for the perfect crunch!
- 8 slices sandwich bread
- 8 low-moisture mozzarella cheese sticks
- 2 tbsp room temperature butter
- 1 cup Japanese bread crumbs
- 2 eggs
- Avocado cooking spray (or spray of choice)
Use a rolling pin to flatten the bread, then cut off the ends.
Spread bread with a thin layer of room temperature butter.
Add mozzarella sticks and roll up tightly.
Dip the mozzarella stick in whisked egg, then the bread crumbs, until fully coated.
Place in air fryer. Spray with avocado spray.
Set air fryer at 350 degrees Fahrenheit for 8-10 minutes or until golden brown
Serve with marinara sauce!