Schnitzel doesn't always have to be store-bought. Try using quinoa, polenta, panko or homemade breadcrumbs made from high-fibre sliced bread .
Healthier chicken schnitzel tips
Check out our expert schnitzel tricks that will help make your SmartPoints® Budget go further.
If dining out, ask for extra salad or vegetables on the side instead of chips.
Ask for your topping on the side (choose gravy or tomato-based sauces over white/cream-based sauces).
Steer clear of toppings that will increase the SmartPoints value such as ham and cheese.
Ask if the chef can oven-bake your schnitzel instead of deep frying.
Half your schnitzel and share with someone on your table or take the other half home.
- Don’t be afraid to speak up. Chefs are usually happy to accommodate your dietary requirements.