Lettuce Wraps

My children love any food that can be put into a wrap or eaten like a taco. This amazingly includes Asian Style Lettuce Wraps. 

Asian Style Lettuce Wraps

Lettuce Wraps

  1. Wash and dry 8 large lettuce leaves – we prefer red leaf lettuce. 
  2. Heat a large skillet over medium high heat. 
  3. Add 1/2 minced onion, 1 pound ground turkey and a dash of salt and pepper to the skillet. 
  4. Brown meat and break into small pieces. 
  5. Toss in 2 minced garlic cloves and 2 teaspoons of ground ginger. 
  6. In a small bowl, whisk together  1 Tablespoon seasame oil, 3 Tablespoons soy sauce, 1 Tablespoon peanut butter, 1 Tablespoon rice vinegar and 1 teaspoon honey. If the ingredients will not mix heat in the microwave for 20 seconds. 
  7. Add the sauce too the browned meat. Stir well. 
  8. Stir in one drained can of chopped water chestnuts. 
  9. Heat through.
  10. Scoop into lettuce leaves and eat immediately.