Henry Cavill – Fried Mozzarella

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Ingredients:

  • 1 lb fresh mozzarella balls (bocconcini)
  • 1 c. flour seasoned with a little salt and pepper
  • 2 eggs beaten
  • ¼ c. milk
  • 1 c. panko breadcrumbs
  • 1 c. seasoned breadcrumbs(Italian )
  • parsley chopped for garnish
  • parmesan cheese grated for garnish
  • pasta sauce for dipping
  • Vegetable oil for frying

 

Directions:

Heat deep skillet,or wide sauce pan over medium high heat . Add oil to 1 ½ inch depth and heat to 350. If you don’t have a thermometer,oil should shimmer slightly. Drop in a pinch of breadcrumbs. If they sizzle,,you are ready to go.

OR- heat deep fryer to 350.

Set up 3 plates. Flour in first. Eggs and milk in second. Breadcrumbs in third.

Roll mozzarella in flour,then egg,and finally breadcrumbs. Fry 2 to 3 minutes or til golden .

This same procedure can be used for mozzarella sticks.(try smoked mozzarella). Mushrooms,zucchini,,,use your imagination..

Drain on paper towels and serve with your favorite sauce.

Enjoy!