Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps

These are just like the ones you may find on the menu at your favorite Asian restaurant. You have been warned they are addictive.
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Prep Time 8 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Course Dinner, Lunch
Cuisine Asian
Servings 4
Calories 451 kcal


  • 1.5 Lbs Ground Chicken
  • 1/2 Onion
  • 2 Carrots
  • 1/2 Cup Water Chestnuts
  • 3/4 Cup Hoisin Sauce
  • 1 Tbsp Fresh Ginger
  • 1 Boston Lettuce
  • 1 Tbsp Olive Oil
  • 1 Tbsp Garlic
  • 2 Tbsp Sriracha Sauce
  • 2 Tbsp Low Sodium Soy Sauce
  • 2 Green Onions
  • 3 Tbsp Soy Sauce
  • 1 Zucchini


  • Wash and peel the carrots
  • Chop 1 of them and zoodle or peel the other and set aside. One is for the mixture and one is for the topping
  • Zoodle or Julienne the Zucchini
  • Wash and chop the green onion and set aside
  • Rough chop the onion
  • Heat a frying pan with oil on medium/ high heat,  add onion and the chopped carrots. cook for approximately 3 minutes
  • Reduce the heat to medium and add the garlic and ginger to the mixture and cook for 3 minutes.
  • Add the ground chicken and cook thoroughly for 10 minutes.
  • Add the hoisin sauce, Sriracha sauce and water chestnuts, cook for another 5 minutes.
  • Spoon the mixture into the lettuce wraps
  • Place the carrots and green onions on the top of the wrap for crunch


If this is your dinner meal you may want to consider adding 1/8 of a cup of rice to each lettuce wrap. 
This is Nicole's video of her recipe, our varies slightly- still the same great flavor,


Calories: 451kcalCarbohydrates: 37gProtein: 34gFat: 19gSaturated Fat: 5gPolyunsaturated Fat: 4gMonounsaturated Fat: 9gTrans Fat: 0.1gCholesterol: 148mgSodium: 1354mgPotassium: 1304mgFiber: 5gSugar: 19gVitamin A: 6559IUVitamin C: 8mgCalcium: 68mgIron: 3mg
Keyword chicken, Dinner, Dinner Party, easy, Healthy, Lunch, Spicy
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2 thoughts on “Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps”

  1. 5 stars
    This Asian Chicken Lettuce Wrap recipe is one of my favorites and has definitely become a staple dinner in our home! I have tried a few different varieties of lettuce to use as a wrap and in my experience I recommend any type of cold crisp lettuce that will hold up well wrapped around the yummy filling!

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