Crispy Tofu Schnitzel



Crispy Tofu Schnitzel
Crispy Tofu Schnitzel
Crispy Tofu Schnitzel

Crispy Tofu Schnitzel

  • Author: Ido Zivli
  • Category: main dish
  • Cuisine: german


Our Crispy Tofu Schnitzel will instantly become your newly preferred comfort food. This yummy dish is such a staple, soon you won’t be able to live without it! Love tofu? Don’t miss out of our Spicy Tofu Marinade recipe!



  • 1⁄3 cup sweet chilli sauce
  • 2 tbsp dark soy sauce
  • 1 tsp sesame oil
  • 1⁄2 cup dry breadcrumbs
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon ground coriander
  • 1⁄2 teaspoon paprika
  • 2 packets firm tofu, drained (or 10 oz)
  • 2 tablespoons canola oil


  • Pour chilli sauce onto a large plate. Combine breadcrumbs and spices on a second plate. 
  • Cut each tofu block into 4 thick slices (you can also cut thinner but it might break); pat dry on paper towels. 
  • In a small bowl mix the chilli sauce, soy sauce and sesame oil
  • Coat the tofu slices in the chilli-soy mix, then cover in crumb mixture.
  • Heat 1 tablespoon oil in a large nonstick frying pan over medium heat. Cook tofu, in batches, for 1-2 minutes each side until golden, adding more oil if needed. Drain on paper towels.
  • Serve with rocket and tomato wedges.


  • You can also use the BBQ marinade instead of the chilli for an extra smoky flavor.

Keywords: tofu


More like this:

vegan Spaghetti Bolognese

Spaghetti Bolognese

This classic comfort food is absolutely ten times better now that it’s vegan! This dish will have you making it a staple meal for lunch and dinner, and even adding your own twist of different veggies and spices

Apple cake nofar yaari

Apple Cake

Serve this tempting Apple Cake fresh out of the oven with a large scoop of your favorite ice cream for a twist on the classic serving of apple crumble with soft serve vanilla ice cream.


All You Need To Know About Gelatin

What is gelatin? Is gelatin a by-product? How can one avoid its consumption? All you need to know about gelatin – is in our article.