What are the different types of schnitzel?

There are many variations of schnitzel using many different types of meat.

  • Wiener-Schnitzel must be made with veal.
  • Schweine-Schnitzel is made with pork.
  • Puten-Schnitzel uses turkey.
  • Hänchen-Schnitzel is made with chicken.

What is the best cut of meat for schnitzel?

The best beef cuts for making schnitzels are thin beef escalopes or thinly sliced boneless shoulder steak or topside. If you are slicing the meat yourself, you will need to use a meat tenderiser to ensure the meat is extra tender.

What goes with Wiener Schnitzel?

What sides goes well with schnitzel?

  • Spaetzle.
  • German Potato Salad.
  • French Fries.
  • Baked Potatoes.
  • Mashed Potatoes.

Is schnitzel masculine or feminine?

Usage notes. The neuter gender is chiefly Austro-Bavarian.

How do you keep crumbs from falling off schnitzel?

How to Keep the Breading from Falling Off Chicken

  1. Pat the Chicken Dry. Remove the chicken from its packaging and pat the surface dry on both sides with paper towels.
  2. Dredge in Flour.
  3. Dip in Beaten Eggs.
  4. Coat in Breadcrumbs.
  5. Chill.

How do you pronounce Jagerschnitzel?


  1. IPA: /ˈjɛːɡɐˌʃnɪtsl̩/, /-ˌʃnɪtsəl/ (standard; used naturally in western Germany and Switzerland)
  2. IPA: /ˈjeːɡɐ-/ (overall more common; particularly northern and eastern regions)
  3. Audio. (file)
  4. Hyphenation: Jä‧ger‧schnit‧zel.

How do you make schnitzel?

How to make Schnitzel. There’s nothing tricky about making schnitzel. Pound meat of choice (pork, veal, chicken, turkey, beef) Sprinkle with salt and pepper; Coat in flour, dredge in egg, coat in panko breadcrumbs (SUPER extra crunch!) Fry until golden.

What are different schnitzel sauces?

Traditional Schnitzel

  • Parmagiana Sauce
  • Spargel Topping
  • Farmer’s or Bauern Schnitzel
  • Mexican Schnitzel
  • Greek Schnitzel
  • Gorgonzola Sauce for Schnitzel
  • Zigeuner or Paprika Schnitzel Sauce
  • Alsatian Topping for Schnitzel
  • Hunter’s or Jaegerschnitzel Sauce
  • What is Jager sauce?

    Jaeger sauce is another popular schnitzel sauce. The sauce is made with mushrooms, cream, and sometimes red wine. A dish topped with this sauce is called jaeger schnitzel.

    What is Jaeger schnitzel?

    Jaeger Schnitzel or Jägerschnitzel means hunter’s schnitzel. It’s a schnitzel topped with a mushroom sauce. It may or may not be breaded. My personal preference is the breaded variety.