Bratwurst Katsu Curry

Chef Philli talks us through this Japanese-inspired Bratwurst Katsu Curry recipe, with some top-tips for quick and easy preparation. Master Chef Professionals 2020 finalist, Chef Philli Armitage-Mattin, joined Lamb Weston and The Sausage Man to create some astounding recipes for you to try at home. The full recipe and video are below now!



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Bratwurst Katsu Curry

  • Author: Chef Philli Armitage-Mattin
  • Total Time: 20 minutes


Karaage Bratwurst XXL from The Sausage Man, Katsu Curry Sauce, and Togarashi Fries


Ingredients One Portion
Bratwurst XXL 1
Flour 100g
Egg 2 each
Panko Bread Crumbs 200g
Katsu Roux Block 100g
Water 300g
Ginger (Pureed) 10g
Pickled Ginger 10g
Stealth Fries (Lamb Weston) 100g
Togarashi 50g
Sriracha 25g
Kewpie Mayo (Japanese Mayonnaise) 25g
Coriander 5g
Fresh Chopped Chillies 5g
Spring Onions 5g


Katsu Curry Sauce

Mix the Katsu curry roux block with water and ginger. Boil the mix to emulsify.

Karaage Bratwurst

Bread crumb the Bratwurst XXL with flour, eggs and panko. Deep fry the Karaage Bratwurst until golden brown.

Togarashi Fries

Fry chips until golden, drain, then toss in salt and Togarashi.


Pour some of the Katsu curry sauce on the plate and place the crispy Karaage Bratwurst on top. Add your Togarashi Fries on the side. Drizzle the sriracha and mayo over the sausage. Garnish with pickled ginger. Top the Karaage Bratwurst with coriander, chilli and spring onions.

  • Prep Time: 10
  • Cook Time: 10

Keywords: Katsu Curry, Karaage Bratwurst

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