Spicy Soy Chicken Lettuce Wraps

soy chicken lettuce wraps

These chicken lettuce wraps are spicy, flavorful and the savoriness of the sauce makes the entire thing satisfying. (Recipe Credit: Adrianna Adarme of Fresh Tastes) Continue

Yield: Serves 4

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  • 1 teaspoon sesame oil 
  • 2 boneless and skinless chicken breasts, diced
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 3 tablespoons soy sauce or tamari
  • 1 teaspoon fresh grated ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon Sriracha, plus more for topping
  • 2 teaspoons sesame seeds
  • 1 tablespoon crushed peanuts
  • 8 to 10 lettuce leaves, of choice


  1. In a medium sauté pan, set over medium heat, add the sesame oil. When hot, add the chicken; cook for 5 to 7 minutes, until mostly cooked. Mix in the garlic, soy sauce or tamari, ginger, Sriracha and sesame seeds. Cook for 2 to 3 minutes longer until it’s fragrant. Add in the crushed peanuts. 
  2. Spoon the chicken mixture into the center of lettuce leaves and top garnish with sesame seeds and a squeeze of Sriracha.
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