Fried Mozzarella sticks are pretty bomb. But Mozzarella sticks fried in Nacho Cheese Doritos? Yes, please. This recipe is super easy, and if you’re a college student, there’s a good chance you’ve already got a bag of Doritos in your cabinet. So instead of ordering fried Mozzarella sticks at the bar, why not make ’em with Doritos all by yo’ self? Cheese-gasm = guaranteed.

Doritos Mozzarella Sticks

  • Prep Time:10 minutes
  • Cook Time:5 minutes
  • Total Time:15 minutes
  • Servings:24 Mozzarella sticks
  • Medium

    Ingredients

  • 16 oz Mozzarella sticks
  • 4 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 eggs
  • ¼ cup water
  • 1 ½ cup crushed Doritos
  • ⅔ cup flour
  • ⅓ cup cornstarch
  • dipping sauce
Photo by Audrey Mirabito
Photo by Audrey Mirabito

Step 1

In a bowl, add the eggs, water, and mix together.

GIF by Audrey Mirabito
GIF by Audrey Mirabito

Step 2

In a separate bowl, add the flour and cornstarch and mix together.

GIF by Audrey Mirabito
GIF by Audrey Mirabito

Step 3

In another bowl, add the crushed Doritos.

GIF by Audrey Mirabito
GIF by Audrey Mirabito

Step 4

Roll the Mozzarella sticks in the flour, dip into the beaten eggs, and coat with the crushed Doritos.

GIF by Audrey Mirabito
GIF by Audrey Mirabito

Step 5

In a large saucepan filled with oil heated to 365°F, fry the Mozzarella sticks for about a minute, or until they turn golden brown.

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GIF by Audrey Mirabito

Step 6

Serve it up with marinara sauce, ranch, or you favorite dipping sauce.

GIF by Audrey Mirabito
GIF by Audrey Mirabito