Founded in Houston, Texas, in 1991, Joe’s Crab Shack is quickly becoming everyone’s favorite seafood restaurant, with locations in more than 30 states. Joe’s serves up fun times and serious seafood, with more than 25 crab items on the menu in addition to fish, lobster, mussels, clams and shrimp. Part of Ignite Restaurant Group’s (Nasdaq: IRG) portfolio of restaurants,
It is one of the largest, most successful seafood restaurant chains in America. So if there’s not a Joe’s near you, then try these copycat recipes at home!
1/4 cup flour
1 cup Italian style breadcrumbs
1 tablespoon milk
1 lb mozzarella cheese, cut into 3/4 inch x 3/4 inch strips (or you can use string cheese and cut each in half)
1 cup vegetable oil
1 cup jarred pizza sauce or 1 cup marinara sauce
Whisk eggs and milk together. Coat each piece of cheese with flour, then dip in egg and then roll in bread crumbs. Dip in egg and crumbs again. Heat oil in skillet and cook sticks for about a minute on each side, or until golden and before cheese starts to leak. Drain on paper towels. Serve with sauce for dipping.