- Japanese-style breadcrumbs in large, coarse flakes: panko-crusted fish fillets.
Origin of panko
< Japanese pan bread + ko crumb
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Examples from the Web for panko
The house version of chicken fried steak is, in fact, pork-fried steak, veiled in panko breadcrumbs under a mantle of gravy.Spaghetti for Breakfast?! Not So Crazy at This Idaho Farm Café
Jane & Michael Stern
August 4, 2014