Pork Schnitzel and Coleslaw with Mushroom Sauce – By Manu

Pork Schnitzel and Coleslaw with Mushroom Sauce – By Manu

Lockdown lunch with Manu – Episode 7


  • 2 pork tomahawk
  • 3 whole eggs
  • Olive oil
  • Salt & pepper
  • Dash of water
  • Plain flour
  • 200gr Breadcrumbs
  • 50gr Grated Parmesan
  • Zest of 1 lemon
  • 1 Tbsp of chopped thyme + few more springs
  • 50gr butter
  • 1 pouch of Mushroom Sauce by Manu



  • Place the pork cutlets between 2 sheets of ‘Go Between’ or ‘cling wrap’ and with the help of a meat tenderiser or a rolling pin flatten the cutlet as thin as you can with out tearing the meat.
  • Place flour on a plate, crack 3 eggs in a shallow dish add a dash of olive oil, a dash of cold water, salt & pepper and whisk to combine and place breadcrumbs in another shallow dish and mix in the parmesan, lemon zests and thyme.
  • Season the pork cutlets with salt and pepper, then dredge each cutlets in the flour, shaking off the excess, then dip them in the egg mix then coat them in the breadcrumbs then back in the egg mix and back in the breadcrumbs one more time. Set aside
  • Put a frying pan on medium heat add a generous drizzle of olive oil, place both cutlets in the pan and cook for 3 minutes or until crispy and golden and turn onto the other side, add in the butter and the sprigs of thyme and when the butter starts foaming base the schnitzel with it and cook for another 3 minutes and rest for couple of minutes.
  • Heat the mushroom Sauce by Manu into a saucepan on medium heat until it starts to boil.
  • Place the pork schnitzels on a place served with your side of choice and a generous ladle of sauce.

Bon Appetit!!!





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