Chicken Lettuce Wraps

The weather might not be too warm yet, but now that’s it’s Spring I know many of us are thinking about eating fresh and healthy meals.  A great go to dinner meal is lettuce wraps.  The best part about lettuce wraps is you can customize them to you or your families preferences.  Have a vegetarian in the family?  Substitute chicken for portabella mushrooms.  lettuce wraps

Here are some basic ingredients, but mix and match to your liking!

chicken breast, seasoned with salt and pepper, cooked (try it skewered for faster cooking, and cool presentation!)

lettuce (you can use bibb, romaine, iceberg, or any large leaf lettuce)

veggies, sliced (we used red peppers, carrots, cucumber, corn, and radishes)

dipping sauce (we mixed honey, soy sauce and red pepper flakes..yum!)

seasonal Spring beer (optional, of course, but it pairs deliciously!)

The combinations are endless, what is your favorite lettuce wrap ingredient?


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