Pork and breadcrumbs

Pork and breadcrumbs


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About this recipe: Pork noisettes, pork escalopes, pork boneless chops, pork tenderloin. Whatever you have, you can transform them into these tasty easy schnitzels. Very nice with cauliflower cheese and new potatoes.

maryanne1 Somerset, England, UK

Serves: 4 

  • pork (boneless chops, tenderloin, escalopes, noisettes or loin chops)
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • breadcrumbs
  • salt and pepper
  • any spices: paprika, curry powder, cinnamon, Cajun spice, oregano, sage or garlic powder
  • oil for frying

Prep:15min  ›  Cook:30min  ›  Ready in:45min 

  1. If you don't like the fat, trim it off the meat and beat the meat until fairly thin.
  2. Dip in the beaten egg and coat with the breadcrumbs mixed with salt and pepper and any spices and herbs chosen.
  3. Fry on a moderate heat until golden brown on both sides or oven bake turning as required (fry 5 minutes each side oven 15 minutes each side).
  4. Serve with whatever you fancy.

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Reviews (3)


Thanks for this delicious simple recipe. Ive used different recipes for pork tenderloin and chops but my family keep wanting me to go back to this one. Ive experimented with different spices and they all work well. A matter of personal taste. - 12 Dec 2013


Thanks maryanne1, was just going to grill my pork steaks but some cajun spices in my stale breadcrumbs will bring a bit of life to them!! thank you xxx - 16 Sep 2013


Change the pork for chicken or turkey works just as well. plenty of scope to play with flavours! - 05 Jul 2009

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