Soya Chunks Cutlet
3-4 Servings ~ 30 Minutes
  • 1 Cup Soya Chunks
  • 2 Medium Potatoes - Boiled and Mashed
  • 1 Big Onion - Finely Chopped
  • 1/2" Ginger Piece - Grated/Paste
  • 2-3 Green Chillies - Finely Chopped
  • 5-6 Curry Leaves
  • 1 Tsp Garam Masala Powder
  • 1/2 Tsp Red Chilli Powder
  • 1/2 Tsp Coriander Powder
  • 1 Tsp Chat Masala Powder
  • 1/2 - 3/4 Cup Bread crumbs
  • 1 Egg (See note for alternative ingredient)
  • Salt to taste
  • 1 Tbsp Oil + for Frying

Soya Chunks Cutlet

Try this quick, easy and healthy cutlet for snacks on a rainy evening.


– Soak soya chunks in hot water for 20 – 30 minutes. Squeeze out excess water and mince in a mixer.
– Heat oil in a frying pan; add the onions, green chillies, ginger, curry leaves and sauté till onion is translucent.
– Add the Garam masala, red chillies, coriander powders and salt. Sauté for 1-2 minutes.
– Now add in the minced Soya chunks and sauté for 3-4 minutes on medium heat.
– Remove from flame and allow cooling a bit. Mix in the mashed potatoes.
– Divide into equal size portions.
– Shape it per your desire. Keep aside.
– Beat the egg in a bowl. Spread the bread crumbs on a plate.
– Heat a tawa on low-medium heat.
– Take a cutlet, dip it in the egg, roll on the bread crumbs and place on the tawa.
– Drizzle oil on the sides and cook till golden brown.
– Flip and drizzle some oil and cook till golden brown.
– Serve hot with tomato ketchup.

– Vegetarians can use maida/corn flour mixed in water (2 Tbsp of Maida/corn flour in 1/8 cup of water) instead of Egg.
– You can deep fry or shallow fry instead of using the tawa.

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