Summer Recipes With Mozzarella Sticks


Everyone loves a warm, crispy, gooey mozzarella stick. They’re every kid’s favorite after-school snack and the perfect game-day app. But what about during the summer? Here are a few ways to enjoy frozen cheese mozzarella sticks when days are long, and temperatures are high.

Mozzarella Caprese Bites

Nothing says summer like a Caprese salad. This Italian favorite features garden-fresh tomatoes and basil, and creamy mozzarella cheese. These Caprese bites feature crispy mozzarella sticks, and you’ll love every mouthful.


5 frozen Farm Rich Mozzarella Sticks

10 slices of cucumber

10 slices of garden-fresh Roma tomato

10 fresh basil leaves

1/4 cup high-quality balsamic vinegar

Long toothpicks


  • Bake or air fry frozen Mozzarella Sticks per package directions.
  • Wash and slice cucumber and tomatoes.
  • Assemble in this order: cucumber, tomato slice, fresh basil leaf, ½ cooked mozzarella stick.
  • Skewer with a toothpick
  • Drizzle with balsamic vinegar
  • Serve

Steak, Mozzarella, and Roasted Red Pepper Salad

Summer salads are a weeknight dinner staple. Salads showcase the fresh vegetables of the season and keep things like when the temp is sky-high. This steak, mozzarella, and roasted pepper salad is sure to become a family favorite.


6 frozen Farm Rich Mozzarella Sticks

2 Tbsp red wine vinegar

8 cups fresh chopped romaine lettuce

10 oz sliced cooked steak

1/2 cup sliced jarred roasted red peppers

For the dressing:

1 tsp Dijon mustard

1/2 tsp salt

1/4 cup olive oil

1/4 tsp pepper

1 tsp dried oregano or Italian seasoning


  • Cook Mozzarella Sticks according to package directions. In summer, the air fryer works especially well and doesn’t heat up your kitchen.
  • In a large bowl, whisk oil, vinegar, mustard, herbs, and salt and pepper together thoroughly. Add lettuce, steak, and roasted red peppers. Toss well to coat.
  • Top with halved Mozzarella Sticks when ready to serve.

Mozzarella Waffle Bites with Peach Salsa

Mozzarella Bites cooked in a waffle iron give you everything you love about a traditional mozzarella stick but with more crispy edges. Serving them with fresh peach salsa is a match made in heaven.


Frozen Farm Rich Mozzarella Bites



Cilantro, chopped


  • Prepare Farm Rich Mozzarella Bites per package instructions using your waffle iron.
  • Dice fresh peaches and add them to your favorite mild salsa along with fresh cilantro.
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