Prosciutto-Wrapped Mozarella Sticks

No fuss appetizer that requires only 2 ingredients. Prosciutto-Wrapped Mozarella Sticks – you can’t get any easier than this! It’s also great as a low-carb, protein-rich snack!

No fuss appetizer that requires only 2 ingredients. Prosciutto-Wrapped Mozarella Sticks - you can't get any easier than this! It's also great as a low-carb, protein-rich snack! | manilaspoon.com

Once a month, we have the newly-married couples in our church over for some fun and fellowship. To make it less formal and a relaxed atmosphere we usually have a potluck where everyone who is able may bring either appetizers or side dish to share. So it doesn’t get boring, I try to come up with different varieties of dishes to offer. However, there are times when elaborate preparations are impractical as there are always things that come up unexpectedly and so I have to make sure that at the last minute, I have a fall back dish I can easily make when time is running out.

No fuss appetizer that requires only 2 ingredients. Prosciutto-Wrapped Mozarella Sticks - you can't get any easier than this! It's also great as a low-carb, protein-rich snack! | manilaspoon.com

Thankfully, these prosciutto-wrapped mozarella sticks can easily save the day. After all, we always have at hand store-bought mozarella sticks as my kids love them for snack and my little boy is also a huge fan of prosciutto for his lunch sandwich so chances are, we have a pack or two in the fridge when the need arises. At any rate, these ingredients are quite easy to find in any grocery store which makes it even more convenient.

No fuss appetizer that requires only 2 ingredients. Prosciutto-Wrapped Mozarella Sticks - you can't get any easier than this! It's also great as a low-carb, protein-rich snack! | manilaspoon.com

To save and stretch the ingredients a bit, I use about half of the prosciutto and wrap it around one cheese stick and then slice it to make two instead of one. This way it’s not only a money saver but also ensures that nothing is wasted as the slices are more bite size rather than a long piece. Enjoy!

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Prosciutto-Wrapped Mozarella Sticks

By: Manila Spoon

February 25, 2016

No fuss appetizer that requires only 2 ingredients. Prosciutto-Wrapped Mozarella Sticks - you can't get any easier than this! It's also great as a low-carb, protein-rich snack! | manilaspoon.com

No fuss appetizer that requires only 2 ingredients. Prosciutto-Wrapped Mozarella Sticks – you can’t get any easier than this! Also great as a low-carb, protein-rich snack!

Ingredients

  • 8 pieces thinly-sliced Prosciutto, or more as needed
  • 8 pieces Mozarella string cheese, or more as needed

Instructions

  1. Using kitchen scissors, cut lengthwise the prosciutto slices. Take one cut-up slice and wrap it around one string cheese.
  2. Slice the string cheese into 2 sticks. Arrange on a plate and serve.

Yield: 16 pieces
Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cooking Time: 0 Minutes
Total Time: 10 Minutes

No fuss appetizer that requires only 2 ingredients. Prosciutto-Wrapped Mozarella Sticks - you can't get any easier than this! It's also great as a low-carb, protein-rich snack! | manilaspoon.com

15 Comments

  1. March 4, 2016 / 11:21 am

    How easy are these and perfect party food for my meat eating friends too. I am bookmarking this for our next party.

  2. March 6, 2016 / 6:33 pm

    This looks so good! Love that it is so easy to prepare!

  3. March 6, 2016 / 8:42 pm

    This is a great snack and party appetizer. This was a classic plate with the fresh tangerines in our family, brings back memories.

  4. March 7, 2016 / 12:25 am

    Match made in heaven right there! Perfect with the saltiness of the meat and creamy cheese, YUM!

  5. March 7, 2016 / 3:07 am

    I agree easy party food for last minute occasions are so handy. This one looks really yummy too!

  6. March 7, 2016 / 11:05 am

    What a delicious appetizer! Perfect for friendly gatherings!

  7. March 7, 2016 / 2:18 pm

    I bet these would be gobbled up in a flash…so fun and YUM Abby!

  8. March 7, 2016 / 3:22 pm

    Such a great, simple, easy to make party food idea! I love it!

  9. March 7, 2016 / 4:43 pm

    Such a great appetizer! So easy, full of flavor, and healthy. I love recipes like this!

  10. March 8, 2016 / 6:52 pm

    This is such a great idea for snacking! Love it.

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