Weight Watchers Easy Healthy Mozzarella Sticks

Weight Watchers Easy Healthy Mozzarella Sticks


In the realm of culinary satisfaction, few dishes evoke as much comfort as the classic Mozzarella Sticks. However, adhering to a commitment to wellness often means navigating away from indulgent, fried options. Fear not, for Weight Watchers presents a transformative recipe that artfully marries indulgence with health—a guilt-free rendition of the beloved Mozzarella Sticks.

To embark on this culinary journey, gather the following ingredients, each chosen with mindful consideration: 12 part-skim mozzarella string cheese sticks, 1 cup whole wheat breadcrumbs, 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese, 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning, 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder, 1/2 teaspoon onion powder, 1/4 teaspoon black pepper, 2 large eggs (beaten), and a touch of cooking spray.

The culinary symphony begins with preheating the oven to 400°F (200°C), setting the stage for a precise and wholesome bake. A harmonious blend of whole wheat breadcrumbs, Parmesan cheese, Italian seasoning, garlic powder, onion powder, and black pepper awaits in a shallow dish—a symphony of flavors to enrobe each mozzarella stick.

Elevate the string cheese by cutting each piece in half, creating 24 bite-sized notes in this culinary composition. A dip into the beaten eggs forms the foundation, allowing the breadcrumbs to adhere to the cheese—a seamless union of flavors and textures. Each mozzarella stick experiences a transformative roll through the breadcrumb mixture, ensuring an even and delectable coating.

Place the coated sticks on a parchment paper-lined baking sheet, a canvas for the forthcoming masterpiece. A light spray of cooking oil—a chef’s touch to ensure the perfect golden brown hue, infusing the dish with a touch of brilliance. Let the oven weave its magic for 8-10 minutes, orchestrating the gradual melting of cheese and the golden transformation of the coating.

Allow the Mozzarella Sticks to cool, a crucial phase where the flavors mature and the textures settle into a delightful crescendo. For those seeking an encore, elevate the experience with marinara sauce or a low-fat dipping sauce, adding a final brushstroke to this culinary masterpiece.

Culinary bliss meets conscientious choices in Weight Watchers’ Enlightened Mozzarella Sticks. With a meticulous balance of flavors and textures, this recipe proves that health-conscious dining can coexist harmoniously with indulgence. Savor each guilt-free bite, reveling in the exquisite fusion of culinary artistry and wellness commitment—a symphony for the senses.

Weight Watchers Easy Healthy Mozzarella Sticks


  • 12 part-skim mozzarella string cheese sticks
  • 1 cup whole wheat breadcrumbs
  • 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 2 large eggs, beaten
  • Cooking spray


  1. Preheat your oven to 400°F (200°C).
  2. In a shallow dish, combine whole wheat breadcrumbs, grated Parmesan cheese, Italian seasoning, garlic powder, onion powder, and black pepper. Mix well.
  3. Cut each mozzarella string cheese stick in half to make 24 pieces.
  4. Dip each mozzarella stick into the beaten eggs, making sure it is fully coated.
  5. Roll the cheese stick in the breadcrumb mixture, pressing the breadcrumbs onto the cheese to adhere.
  6. Place the coated mozzarella sticks on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper.
  7. Lightly spray the mozzarella sticks with cooking spray to help them brown in the oven.
  8. Bake in the preheated oven for about 8-10 minutes or until the cheese is melted and the coating is golden brown.
  9. Allow the mozzarella sticks to cool for a few minutes before serving.
  10. Optional: Serve with marinara sauce or a low-fat dipping sauce of your choice.