Asian Ground Chicken Lettuce Wraps is a must try recipe. Not only is it healthy but it is so amazing the entire family will go crazy over these wraps.
This is such a light and flavorful meal. Perfect for when you want something that isn’t too heavy but packed with amazing flavor.
Asian Ground Chicken Lettuce Wraps
You are going to love copycat PF Chang’s Chicken Lettuce Wraps. Once you learn to make this chicken lettuce wrap at home, you will see how simple it is.
The Asian combination of seasoning gives the ground chicken the most delicious flavor. Combine that with the crispy lettuce leaves and you have a really tasty meal idea.
Prepare these healthy chicken lettuce wraps for a fraction of the cost at home. With very little effort, this meal comes together quickly and easily.
You can enjoy this meal if you are eating low carb but even the kids will love this tasty recipe!
What all do you need to make Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps?
- ground chicken
- olive oil
- minced garlic
- onion, diced
- hoisin sauce
- soy sauce
- rice wine vinegar
- sesame oil
- sriracha sauce
- water chestnuts
- head butter lettuce
- green onions
HOW DO YOU MAKE CHICKEN LETTUCE WRAPS?
Lettuce wraps seem really fancy and they can be pricey at a restaurant. However, you can easily make these at home in just a few easy steps.
In a medium skillet brown the ground chicken with the onion and garlic in olive oil. The onion and garlic will give the chicken the best flavor.
Once browned add in the rest of the ingredients except the lettuce and the green onions.
Spoon onto the butter lettuce leaves. Top with chopped green onions and serve. So yummy!
It is that easy to make Ground Chicken Lettuce Wraps!
Keep reading for the full recipe.
You can also try Chicken Breast Lettuce Wraps!
If you want to try something different, try using chicken breast instead of ground chicken. You can shred the chicken or dice it to make really delicious lettuce wraps.
We also like Grilled Chicken Lettuce Wraps!
If you have leftover grilled chicken, use it to make lettuce wraps. Yum!
We love to change recipes up and sometimes we just use what we have. I always shop the sales and often that is what I cook or what is already in the freezer.
I cut our grocery bill by 50% off by following these 8 Tips for for Saving Money on Groceries by Menu Planning! Save that money for something else.
Easy recipes like this keep my family happy and my grocery budget in good shape. This is how I keep our grocery budget reasonable.
By shopping when things are on sale I save money on groceries and it really helps our budget. Everyone loves this delicious recipe so it is on our permanent menu plan rotation.
You could probably even use ground turkey and that would be delicious with the butter lettuce. Sometimes, we add bell peppers and that adds a little something extra to the flavor.
What sides go with lettuce wraps?
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- Ramen Noodle Salad Recipe
- Delicious Roasted Green Beans
- Bacon Wrapped Asparagus
- Brown Rice
- Cilantro Lime Rice Recipe
Lettuce wraps are so versatile and go with lots of different side dish options. Just serve what your family enjoys the most.
WHAT ARE THE HEALTH BENEFITS OF GROUND CHICKEN?
Ground chicken is a great source of protein while being low in calories. Just make sure to choose lean ground chicken to make sure you are getting the leanest cut of meat.
Which Lettuce is best for wraps?
Butter lettuce is the most common lettuce used for wraps. It seems to work the best because it is durable and makes it easier to put the wraps together.
They hold up while you are eating and seem very durable.
You could use other types if you are in a pinch but we do prefer butter lettuce the best.
WHAT IS BUTTER LETTUCE?
Butter lettuce is a type of lettuce that has thick but loose leaves that are perfect for making wraps. This type of lettuce is also sometimes called Bibb or Boston lettuce depending on where you live.
Make this easy lettuce wrap today!
This recipe for lettuce wraps is a crowd pleaser. The kids and husband loved Asian chicken lettuce wraps.
Try this copycat recipe today and see how much it tastes like the restaurant version. Not only is it so easy to make but you will save a ton of money and time from going to a restaurant.
I love when recipes turn out this delicious and save us money too. 🙂 It is a win all around.
Tip for making Asian ground chicken lettuce wraps:
If you love adding onion and pepper to recipes like we do, you will love this tip. Another time saving tip is to use a small food chopper or food processor to quickly and easily chop onions and peppers.
If you do not have one of these, I highly recommend them. They are such a time saver and you make cooking so fast and easy.
I usually just chop the entire vegetable and freeze what I don’t need. It’s so nice to be able to just take the diced onion out of the freezer for recipes.
This is how I meal prep. It’s so quick and easy and helps get dinner on the table fast.
Learn and how to freeze onions and also how to freeze peppers to save so much time in the kitchen! Lots of the recipes we cook call for onions and peppers so this is such a great time tip that we use frequently.
Enjoy one of your favorite Chinese takeout dishes when you make Kung Pao Chicken Recipe at home.
Crock pot peanut butter chicken is a delicious and easy recipe to jazz up plain chicken.
Print this Asian Ground Chicken Lettuce Wraps recipe below:
Asian Ground Chicken Lettuce Wraps
- 2 pound ground chicken
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- 1 tablespoon minced garlic
- 1/2 onion diced
- 1/4 cup hoisin sauce
- 3 tablespoons soy sauce
- 2 tablespoon rice wine vinegar
- 1 tablespoon sesame oil
- 1 tablespoon sriracha sauce
- 1 can water chesnuts drained and diced
- 1 head butter lettuce
- 3 green onions chopped
- In a medium skillet brown the ground chicken with the onion and garlic in 2 tablespoons olive oil.
- Once browned add in the rest of the ingredients except the lettuce and the green onions.
- Turn the stove to low and stir for 5-10 minutes or until all the flavor as combine.
- Spoon onto the butter lettuce leaves.
- Top with chopped green onions and serve.
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