Chicken Lettuce Wraps

If you need a quick protein loaded meal for those busy school nights of homework and activities, this recipe is for you! It can easily be served in lettuce cups or over cauliflower rice based on your preference. This also stores well, making great leftovers for lunch throughout the week.

Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time11 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American, Asian
Servings: 8
Calories: 302kcal

Equipment

  • Ninja Chopper or Blender
  • Large Fry Pan

Ingredients

  • 4 lbs ground chicken *Or chopped in Ninja Food Chopper
  • 1 TBS olive oil
  • 1/4 large sweet onion diced
  • 1/2 bell pepper diced
  • 1/4 jalapeño diced *Add more if desired
  • 2 garlic cloves diced
  • 1 1/2 TBS Thai Kitchen red curry paste
  • 1 tsp Coconut Secrets coconut aminos
  • 4 TBS natural peanut butter
  • 1/4 cup whole fat unsweetened Thai Kitchen coconut milk
  • 2 tsp Stevia
  • 1/2 cup fresh chopped Thai basil or sweet basil
  • Sea salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  • Heat olive oil in large fry pan. Add onion, bell pepper, jalapeño, and garlic cloves, and sauté for 4 minutes. Add ground/chopped chicken and sauté until meat is cooked all the way through. Add all other ingredients and stir. Sauté for 5-7 minutes. Serve in romaine or iceberg lettuce cups or over cauliflower rice.

Notes

This recipe makes 8 servings. One serving is 1 cup of the chicken mix. Calories per serving: 302; Fat per serving: 12g; Carbs per serving: 4g; Protein per serving: 48g.

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