Cashew Chicken Lettuce Wraps

 Cashew Chicken Lettuce Wraps

  Delicious, easy and bursting with flavor--there's so much to love about these Cashew Chicken Lettuce Wraps! Serve them as a main dish or appetizer.

Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 10 minutes Total Time: 20 minutes

Ingredients :

  1. 2 pounds boneless skinless chicken breasts cut into small pieces
  2. salt and freshly ground black pepper
  3. 1 cup low-sodium chicken broth
  4. 2 Tablespoons low-sodium soy sauce
  5. 1/2 teaspoon freshly grated ginger
  6. 1/4 cup hoisin sauce
  7. 1 Tablespoon rice vinegar
  8. 2 Tablespoons cornstarch
  9. 3 cloves garlic , minced
  10. 2 teaspoons sesame oil or substitute canola oil
  11. 1 - 2 teaspoons Sriracha hot sauces to taste
  12. 3/4 cup unsalted cashews
  13. 1 head green leafy lettuce (romaine, bib, or butter)
  14. 5 green onions , chopped, divided
Cashew Chicken Lettuce Wraps
Cashew Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Instructions :

  1. Season chicken pieces with salt and pepper.
  2. In a small bowl stir together the chicken stock, soy sauce, ginger, hoisin sauce, vinegar, and cornstarch.
  3. Heat oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Season chicken with salt and pepper and add to hot skillet. Cook, flipping once, until cooked through, about 5 minutes.
  4. Add garlic and cook for 30 seconds. Reduce heat to low, add the sauce from the bowl and continue to cook, stirring, until thickened. Add sriracha hot sauce, to taste. Stir in cashews and most of the green onion, reserving a big handful for garnish at the end.
  5. Serve in cold lettuce cups. Top with remaining chopped green onions if desired.
  6. Next time try one of these lettuce wrap recipes!

Nutrition :

Calories: 400kcal | Carbohydrates: 20g | Protein: 44g | Fat: 15g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 116mg | Sodium: 833mg | Potassium: 1056mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 7g | Vitamin A: 715IU | Vitamin C: 11.3mg | Calcium: 55mg | Iron: 3mg

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