Wiener schnitzel


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Wie·ner schnit·zel

 (vē′nər shnĭt′səl)
n.
A breaded veal cutlet.

[German : Wiener, of Vienna, Austria + Schnitzel, cutlet.]
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Wiener schnitzel

(ˈviːnə ˈʃnɪtsəl)
n
(Cookery) a large thin escalope of veal, coated in egg and crumbs, fried, and traditionally served with a garnish
[German: Viennese cutlet]
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Wie•ner schnit•zel

(ˈvi nər ˌʃnɪt səl, ˈʃnɪt səl)
n.
a breaded veal cutlet variously seasoned or garnished.
[1860–65; < German, =Wiener Viennese + Schnitzel cutlet, chop]
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Noun1.Wiener 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
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wiener schnitzel

[ˈviːnəˈʃnɪtsəl] Nescalope m de ternera con guarnición
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The day for family and friends, Sundays at The Terrace on the Corniche invite you to a cosy dinner evening with soulful food including Beef Wellington, cottage pie, casseroles, cordon bleu, Wiener Schnitzel, paella, Eton Mess and Creme Brulee.
After a dinner of Wiener schnitzel in Salzburg, EU leaders said they will push for a Brexit deal next month but warned May that if she will not give ground on trade and the Irish border by November they are ready to cope with Britain crashing out.
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And on good days, when she had money to celebrate holidays or birthdays, she always cooked for me Wiener Schnitzel. And as a desert it was always an Apfelstrudel with vanilla sauce.
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"Other stuff we get is really good - sometimes the chef puts Wiener Schnitzel on the menu at the training ground."
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.
"Two of our most traditional dishes are wiener schnitzel - fried veal cooked with flour and a mixture of milk and egg, along with white breadcrumbs, served with potato salad - and the tafelspitz, which is a beef dish cooked in a special soup with vegetables and potatoes, until it becomes very tender.
Wiener Schnitzel, Stroganoff, a pint of Bavarian beer?
They were the equivalent of an Englishman turning up in Austria wearing a small hat, Tyrolian shorts held by suspenders and carrying a beer mug in one hand and a Wiener Schnitzel in the other.
Wiener Schnitzel raised $125,000 at the annual fundraising gala for the company's marquee charity partner.