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Cherry Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Crisp lettuce leaves make a crunchy and refreshing wrapper for the teriyaki chicken and cherry mixture. This is a wonderful summer lunch or dinner treat, so it’s perfect when your harvest is just in.

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Cherry chicken lettuce wraps

Cherry Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Crisp lettuce leaves make a crunchy and refreshing wrapper for the teriyaki chicken and cherry mixture. This is a wonderful summer lunch or dinner treat, so it’s perfect when your harvest is just in.

  • Author: Norann Oleson
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 25 minutes
  • Yield: Serves 6 1x

Ingredients

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  • 2 tablespoons canola oil, divided
  • 1 1/4 pounds skinless, boneless chicken breast halves, cut into bite-size pieces
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh ginger root
  • 2 tablespoons rice vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons teriyaki sauce
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 pound sweet cherries, pitted and halved
  • 1 1/2 cups shredded carrots
  • 1/2 cup chopped green onion
  • 1/3 cup toasted and sliced almonds
  • 12 lettuce leaves

Instructions

  1. Heat 1 tablespoon oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Sauté chicken and ginger in hot oil until chicken is cooked through, 7 to 10 minutes. Set aside.
  2. Whisk vinegar, teriyaki sauce, remaining 1 tablespoon oil, and honey together in a bowl. Add chicken mixture, cherries, carrots, green onion, and almonds; toss to combine.
  3. Spoon 1/12 of the chicken and cherry mixture onto the center of each lettuce leaf; roll leaf around filling and serve.

Have you tried this recipe? It’s so easy and healthy, yet totally delicious—please tell us how it turned out for you.

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