schnitzel


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
Related to schnitzel: Wiener schnitzel

schnit·zel

 (shnĭt′səl)
n.
A thin cutlet of veal or other meat, usually seasoned, that is dipped in batter and fried.

[German, from Middle High German snitzel, diminutive of sniz, slice, from snitzen, to carve, frequentative of snīden, to cut, from Old High German snīdan.]

schnitzel

(ˈʃnɪtsəl)
n
(Cookery) a thin slice of meat, esp veal. See also Wiener schnitzel
[German: cutlet, from schnitzen to carve, schnitzeln to whittle]

schnit•zel

(ˈʃnɪt səl)

n.
a cutlet, esp. of veal.
[1850–55, Amer.; < German: a shaving, derivative of schnitzeln to whittle]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.schnitzel - deep-fried breaded veal cutlets
dish - a particular item of prepared food; "she prepared a special dish for dinner"
Austrian capital, capital of Austria, Vienna - the capital and largest city of Austria; located on the Danube in northeastern Austria; was the home of Beethoven and Brahms and Haydn and Mozart and Schubert and Strauss
Translations

schnitzel

[ˈʃnɪtsəl] Nescalope m
see also wiener schnitzel

schnitzel

n(Wiener) Schnitzel nt
References in periodicals archive ?
Together with the launch of its limited-time menu item: The Schnitzel, McDonald's UAE is inviting Dubai residents to grab a free Schnitzel in return for telling their favourite version of the gag.
Coinciding with the launch of its new limited-time menu item, The Schnitzel, McDonald's UAE is inviting Dubai residents to grab a free Schnitzel in return for telling their favourite version of the gag.
Enjoy dishes such as Classic Waffles, Fluffy Pancakes, Frittata, Chile Relleno Quiche, Swedish Meatballs, Levantine Kebabs, Portobello Schnitzel, Challah, Marshmallows, Sweet Whipped Topping, Lemon Meringue Pie, Pistachio and Cranberry Biscotti, Madeleines, Pound Cake, Meringue Cookies, Espresso Macarons, and much more.
some of Germany's schnitzel, the excursion with a trip to the Reichstag, Parliament.
Here's what inmates in the North East will be eating on Christmas Day: HMP Durham Lunch: QQ Roast turkey and pigs in blankets; Q Pork chop; Q Halal chicken breast; or, Q Mushroom pie Dessert: QQ Black forest gateaux, or Q Banana HMP Frankland Lunch: QQ Mushroom and lentil bake; Q Halal diced peppered beef casserole; or, Q Roast turkey and gammon with a chipolata sausage and stuffing Q With roast potatoes, carrots and sprouts Dessert: QQ Christmas pudding and white sauce, or Q Fruit cocktail HMP Low Newton Lunch: QQ Roast turkey with stuffing; Q Bacon rolls; or, Q Spinach and onion tartlet Q With roast potatoes, roast parsnips, Brussel sprouts, carrots and gravy; or, Q Vegan Schnitzel Q Vegan spicy bean and vegetable bake Dessert: QQ Christmas pudding and sweet white sauce, or Q Fruit
My chicken schnitzel with caramelised pineapple and bacon was also very tasty and more than set me up for an afternoon chasing "our wee sleekit beasties" round the wooden fort at nearby Culzean Castle.
Then, there is the famous Wiener Schnitzel, a tender piece of veal batted out to almost ludicrous thin-ness, then fried in a breadcrumb coating until crunchy.
He'd celebrate any victory on the field with a single glass of good wine and some Wiener Schnitzel, so as to keep a clear head for the next day's training.
You can expect to see barrels of authentic German "bier" being poured out into steins along with traditional German and Bavarian cuisine, such as wurstl, sauerkraut, pretzel, spatzle and schnitzel among others.
Waiting staff in lederhosen and dirndl will serve a five per cent ABV beer brewed by Bavaria Festbeer, plus bratwurst, schnitzel, brezel bread and Schweinebraten (roast pork) to eat.
She tells us about opening a restaurant that honored her Israeli and her husband's South African roots (Jack and Freda were Dean's grandparents), serving green shakshuka to Israeli tourists in Manhattan, and the restaurant's new cookbook, which features favorite recipes like peri peri chicken, malva pudding, and Maya's mother's chicken schnitzel.
For dinner, Monday to Saturday (P1,976 nett per person), German-born executive chef Mike Peter Wehrle and Escolta specialty chef Gregory George have prepared a buffet dinner of traditional Oktoberfest favorites-Pork Schnitzel, German Beer-braised pork knuckles, Sauerbraten (Beef pot roast), Bratwurst, Bavarian Roasted Chicken, Kohlroulade (Veal-stuffed cabbage), Schweinshaxen (Pork shank with beer gravy) and Spanferkel (Bavarian roasted pig).