Vegan Katsu Curry


  • 1 potato peeled and diced into 1cm cubes
  • 2 Syndian schnitzel pan fried and carefully sliced
  • 1 Carrot cut into semi circles
  • 1 brown onion chopped
  • 2 cloves of garlic minced
  • 1 small knob of ginger peeled and grated finely
  • 30 ml coconut milk
  • 2 tbsp corn flour
  • 2 cups vegetable stock
  • 2 tbsp curry powder
  • 1 tsp garam masala
  • 1/2 lemon juiced
  • 1 cup peas
  • 2 tbsp olive oil


  1. Make sure all vegetables are chopped to start to begin

  2.  Place 2 tbsps of oil in a large pan over a medium-high heat.

  3. Add onions, carrot and potato and sauté until soft (3-5 min)

  4. Add ginger and garlic and cook for another 1-2 minutes and then add your spices giving it a good stir.

  5. Next add your stock, salt and pepper, lemon and stir to combine

  6. Add flour (pro tip, stir flour with a small splash of water first and then add to pan to avoid clumps)

  7. Simmer and reduce until vegetables are soft and sauce has a desired consistency and taste. *You may need to add extra seasoning. If it gets too thick and vegetables aren’t soft enough, add more water.

  8. Then add your coconut milk and peas and cook for another 2 minutes

  9. Serve in a bowl with rice, green leaves and place your Syndian schnitzel on top of curry. Garnish with green onions and pickled ginger.