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Asian Turkey Lettuce Wraps - packed with flavor and absolutely delicious. An easy dinner you can make in less than 30 minutes! | Tastes Better From Scratch
Asian Turkey Lettuce Wraps
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
Total Time
20 mins
 

Asian Turkey Lettuce Wraps – packed with flavor and absolutely delicious. An easy dinner you can make in less than 30 minutes! 

Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Chinese
Unit: cup, pound, Tablespoon, teaspoon
Servings: 5
Calories: 323 kcal
Author: Lauren Allen
Ingredients
  • 1 red bell peppers , chopped
  • 2 green onions , chopped
  • 2 teaspoons freshly grated ginger
  • 1 teaspoon garlic , minced
  • 1 cup water chestnuts , chopped
  • 1 cup cooked brown rice
  • 2 romaine hearts , washed, leaves separated
  • 1 pound ground turkey
For the marinade:
  • 1 Tablespoon low-sodium soy sauce
  • 1 Tablespoon rice vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon sesame oil
For the sauce:
  • 3 1/2 Tablespoons low-sodium soy sauce
  • 1 Tablespoon natural rice vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon granulated sugar
  • 1 teaspoon sesame oil
  • 2 Tablespoons hoisin sauce
  • 1 teaspoon cornstarch
  • crushed red pepper flakes , to taste
Instructions
  1. In a bowl, add the ground turkey and other marinade ingredients (soy sauce, vinegar, and sesame oil.) Set aside. 
  2. In a separate bowl, make the sauce by combining all of the sauce ingredients and whisking until smooth. Set aside.
  3. Add a little olive oil to a large skillet or wok over medium-high heat. When the oil is hot at the turkey and stir and toss gently until cooked, about 2 minutes. 

  4. Add bell pepper, green onion, ginger, garlic and water chestnuts and brown rice. Cook for 1 minute. 

  5. Add the reserved sauce to the pan and cook for another minute or two until the sauce begins to thicken slightly. Serve warm, inside lettuce cups.
  6. You might also like Thai Chicken Lettuce Wraps!

Nutrition Facts
Asian Turkey Lettuce Wraps
Amount Per Serving
Calories 323 Calories from Fat 36
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 4g 6%
Cholesterol 50mg 17%
Sodium 1065mg 44%
Potassium 639mg 18%
Total Carbohydrates 43g 14%
Dietary Fiber 4g 16%
Sugars 5g
Protein 27g 54%
Vitamin A 95.1%
Vitamin C 41.1%
Calcium 3.8%
Iron 15.8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.