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Crisp Mozzarella Sticks


Ingredients

  • 10 whole-grain melba toasts
  • 1/3 cup whole wheat breadcrumbs
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh oregano
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • Large pinch ground cayenne, optional
  • 2 large egg whites
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1/3 cup whole wheat pastry flour or unbleached all-purpose flour
  • 8 sticks part-skim mozzarella string cheese, halved crosswise
  • Olive oil cooking spray, for coating the cheese sticks
  • 1/3 cup store-bought marinara sauce, warmed, for serving