Mushroom and Onion Schnitzel

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Today’s recipe comes from Chani Stern
Mushroom and Onion Schnitzel


  • 2 onions, sliced
  • 16 oz mushrooms, sliced
  • 2 tablespoons oil
  • 1 1/2 lb chicken cutlets
  • 1/2 cup flour (to coat chicken)
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar


  1. Preheat oven to 350
  2. Heat oil in a frying pan an saute onions until golden.
  3. Add mushrooms to pan.
  4. Meanwhile, pound chicken cutlets, coat in flour and arrange on a baking sheet.
  5. Bake for 20 minutes.
  6. In a separate bowl, whisk lemon juice, soy sauce and sugars together.
  7. Add onions and mushrooms.
  8. Pour sauce over chicken and bake for an additional 20 to 30 minutes or until chicken is no longer pink inside.