Wienerschnitzel Nutrition Facts

Calories, fat, protein, and carbohydrate values for Wienerschnitzel.


There are 560 calories in Wienerschnitzel.


Nutrition Facts
Serving Size:


piece (192 grams)

Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat 172
Calories 560

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 19 grams

Saturated Fat 5 grams

Trans Fat 0.1 grams
Polyunsaturated Fat 3.1 grams
Monounsaturated Fat 8.5 grams

Cholesterol 182 milligrams

Sodium 540 milligrams

Potassium 407 milligrams

Total Carbohydrates 59 grams

Dietary Fiber 3.1 grams

Sugars 3.3 grams
Protein 35 grams

Vitamin A


Vitamin C





Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Food / Beverages > Meat / Poultry / Seafood > Prepared / Processed > Meat

How long would it take to burn off 560 KCal?
Walking (3mph) 151 minutes
Running (6mph) 54 minutes
Bicycling (10mph) 78 minutes
Values estimated based on person weighing 140 lbs.

What is Wienerschnitzel made of?

So what is a Wiener Schnitzel? Traditionally, a Wiener Schnitzel is a cutlet of veal pounded thin by a meat tenderizer, then dipped in flour, egg and breadcrumbs (in that order), and fried until golden.

What cut of meat is schnitzel?

Schnitzel is always made from a boneless cut of meat. For weiner schnitzel, use boneless veal chops. For pork schnitzel, use boneless pork chops. And for a chicken schnitzel (less common), use boneless skinless chicken breasts.

What type of food is Wienerschnitzel?

Wiener schnitzel (/ˈviːnər ˈʃnɪtsəl/ German: [ˈviːnɐ ˈʃnɪtsl̩]; from German Wiener Schnitzel ‘Viennese cutlet’), sometimes spelled Wienerschnitzel, as in Switzerland, is a type of schnitzel made of a thin, breaded, pan-fried veal cutlet.

Is schnitzel a sausage?

Schnitzel is often mistaken for sausage in the modern American society. What many Americans do not realize about schnitzel is that its part of the melting pot of American cultures.

What is a schnitzel on a stick?

goop. This fun, delicious party snack makes just about everyone happy. The tender meat is dredged in a mustard-beer bath before it’s dipped in crispy, gluten-free panko bread crumbs, fried until perfectly golden brown, and finished with a squeeze of fresh lemon and a sprinkle of salt.

Is Wiener schnitzel beef or pork?

Wiener Schnitzel Means Veal

German schnitzel (or Schweineschnitzel) is traditionally made with pork chops that are also thinly breaded and fried in a tender crisp coating.

What’s the difference between schnitzel and Wiener schnitzel?

Schnitzel describes a “cutlet” of meat that’s breaded and fried, and it’s used for several dishes with German and Austrian origins. Wiener schnitzel can only be made with veal. Schweineschnitzel uses pork and is traditionally made with pork chops in Germany (in the U.S., pork tenderloin is common).

What is traditionally served with schnitzel?

Schnitzel is often served with a starch, like Spätzle (German dumpling), French fries, or German potato salad. A green salad or green beans also make a nice addition to round out the meal and add light complement.