Goat Cheese Wontons

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 30 min.


16 wontons

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
Tangy goat cheese and fresh herb flavors shine through in every bite of these crispy bundles. The egg roll-like snacks are a simple, but impressive addition to your holiday appetizer offerings.—Carla DeVelder, Mishawaka, Indiana


  • 1 cup crumbled goat cheese
  • 1 teaspoon each minced fresh basil, parsley and chives
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • Dash salt and pepper
  • 1 large egg, beaten
  • 1 tablespoon water
  • 16 wonton wrappers
  • Oil for deep-fat frying


  1. In a small bowl, combine the cheese, herbs, garlic, salt and pepper. Beat egg and water.
  2. Place 1 tablespoon cheese mixture in the center of a wonton wrapper. (Keep remaining wrappers covered with a damp paper towel until ready to use.) Fold bottom corner over filling. Fold sides toward center over filling. Moisten remaining corner with egg; roll up tightly to seal.
  3. In an electric skillet or deep-fat fryer, heat oil to 375°. Fry wontons, a few at a time, for 30-60 seconds on each side or until golden brown. Drain on paper towels.

Nutrition Facts

1 each: 99 calories, 7g fat (3g saturated fat), 15mg cholesterol, 129mg sodium, 5g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 0 fiber), 4g protein.