20 MINUTE CHICKEN LETTUCE WRAPS

20 MINUTE CHICKEN LETTUCE WRAPS

Transforming Strength 20 Minute Chicken Lettuce Wraps Recipe

20 Minute Chicken Lettuce Wraps is a nutritious and healthy recipe recommended by Personal Trainer & Nutrition Coach Matt Hartsky.

Ingredients:

  • 1 tablespoon olive oil 
  • 1pound ground chicken
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 white onion, finely diced
  • 1/4 cup hoisin sauce
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon rice wine vinegar 
  • 1 tablespoon freshly grated ginger 
  • ½ teaspoon sesame oil
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1 tablespoon Sriracha, Optional 
  • 8oz. whole water chestnuts, drained and diced 0r 1 cup chopped celery
  • 2 green onions, thinly sliced
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • 1 head butter lettuce

Instructions

  • Heat the olive oil in a large skillet over medium high heat.
  • Add the chicken and cook until browned and cooked through, crumbling as you do so. (About 5 minutes)
  • Stir in the garlic, onions, hoisin sauce, soy sauce, rice wine vinegar, ginger, sesame oil, sugar, and Sriracha.
  • Stir occasionally and cook until onions are soft and translucent, about 2 minutes.
  • Stir in the chestnuts or celery and sliced green onions, salt and pepper and heat for an additional minute.
  • Spoon 3-4 Tablespoons into the center of each lettuce leaf  garnish with slivers of bell pepper.
  • Enjoy

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