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Spicy Chicken Lettuce Wraps recipe on TastesBetterFromScratch.com
Spicy Chicken Lettuce Wraps
Prep Time
15 mins
Cook Time
15 mins
Total Time
30 mins
 

 These healthy and Spicy Chicken Lettuce Wraps are filled with a chicken mixture of cucumbers, carrots, bell peppers, green onions, cilantro, and cashews.

Course: Appetizer, Main Course, Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Unit: clove, cup, medium, pound, Tablespoon
Servings: 4
Calories: 216 kcal
Author: Lauren Allen
Ingredients
  • 1 pound boneless skinless chicken breasts , diced
  • 1 Tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/4 cup green onion , chopped
  • 6 cloves garlic , minced
  • 1 Tablespoon freshly grated ginger
  • 1 1/2 cups cucumbers , seeded and diced
  • 1 medium red bell pepper , seeded and chopped
  • 1/2 cup carrot , shredded
  • 1/4 cup fresh cilantro , chopped
  • 1/4 cup cashews , chopped
  • 4 Tablespoons fresh lime juice (from about 2 limes)
  • 1/4 cup sweet chili sauce
  • 1 Tablespoon low-sodium soy sauce
  • 1 Tablespoon light brown sugar
  • sriracha hot sauce , to taste
  • romaine lettuce leaves
Instructions
  1. In a medium bowl, combine the diced chicken, green onions, garlic, and ginger.
  2. Heat 1 tablespoon olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Cook the chicken mixture for 2-3 minutes or until no longer pink.
  3. Add the cooked chicken mixture to a large bowl with the cucumber, bell pepper, carrot, cilantro, and cashews.
  4. In a separate small bowl combine the lime juice, sweet chili sauce, soy sauce, brown sugar, and Sriracha. 

  5. Pour mixture into the bowl with the veggies and chicken and toss to combine. Serve immediately in lettuce leaves.

  6. Next time try one of these lettuce wrap recipes!

Recipe Notes

Adapted from Our Best Bites

Nutrition Facts
Spicy Chicken Lettuce Wraps
Amount Per Serving
Calories 216 Calories from Fat 72
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 8g 12%
Saturated Fat 1g 5%
Cholesterol 36mg 12%
Sodium 482mg 20%
Potassium 488mg 14%
Total Carbohydrates 19g 6%
Dietary Fiber 2g 8%
Sugars 13g
Protein 15g 30%
Vitamin A 75.7%
Vitamin C 53.4%
Calcium 3.1%
Iron 7.3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.