Cutlets usually come from the leg. Cutlets can also come from the loin.

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  • Buy cutlets that are 6 mm (¼ inch) thick.
  • Place the cutlet between two pieces of plastic wrap and pound it with a mallet to thin it out or make it more uniform.
  • Cutlets can be breaded, or you can stuff them with thin slices of fruit, vegetables, cheese or lean ground pork and tie them up to make pork paupiettes.



  • Pork cutlets are easy to find in grocery stores. You can also buy a pork leg and slice up your own delicious cutlets.