Spicy Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Ingredients:

  • 1-7 oz. pkg. Garden Life™ Cosmopolitan Lettuce Leaves
  • 2 lbs. Chicken breast, boneless skinless cut into cubes
  • 2 Tbsp. Teriyaki sauce
  • 1 Tbsp. Soy sauce
  • 1/2 tsp. Garlic powder
  • 1/4 tsp. Crushed red pepper flakes
  • 1 ½ cups Carrots, shredded
  • ½ cup Green onions, julienne cut
  • 2 ½ Tbsp. Peanut oil, divided
  • 3/4 cup Fresh mushroom, chopped
  • 1-8 oz. can Water chestnuts, drained and diced
  • 1 Tbsp. Fresh ginger root, grated
  • 2 Tbsp. Rice vinegar
  • 1/3 cup Almonds, sliced, toasted

Preparation:

In a large nonstick skillet, add chicken and 1 tablespoon of peanut oil, cook for 3 minutes and drain. Stir in ginger, mushrooms, and water chestnuts; cook 4-6 minutes longer or until chicken is no longer pink. Drain and set aside. In a large bowl, whisk together the vinegar, garlic powder, soy sauce, teriyaki sauce, red pepper flakes and remaining peanut oil. Stir in the chicken mixture carrots, and onions until all ingredients are well coated. Layer Garden Life™ Cosmopolitan leaves in a large platter. Spoon chicken mixture into Cosmopolitan leaf lettuce; sprinkle with toasted almonds. Makes: 6-8 servings.

Product Used in this Recipe:

Lettuce Wraps

Super Sweet, Super Crunchy!

We took the sweet, crisp flavor of Iceberg and married it up with the nutty flavor of Romaine. The end result is a sweet tasting, crisp and refreshing lettuce. Garden Life™ Cosmopolitan Lettuce, a naturally bred proprietary seed variety, does not contain any genetically modified organisms (GMOs). Try it – you’ll love the super sweet, super crunchy texture of this new lettuce variety! Great for hot and cold recipes.