Recipe courtesy of Good Housekeeping
Spicy Ginger Chicken in Lettuce Cups
Total:
25 min
Active:
25 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Nutrition Info

Total:
25 min
Active:
25 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Nutrition Info

Ingredients

  • 3 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon peeled and grated fresh ginger
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1/8 teaspoon crushed red pepper
  • 1 clove garlic, crushed with press
  • 1 pound ground chicken
  • 2 medium stalks celery, chopped
  • 1/2 cup sliced water chestnuts, chopped
  • 1/4 cup dry-roasted peanuts, coarsely chopped
  • 10 large Boston lettuce leaves

Directions

In cup, combine soy sauce, ginger, sugar, crushed red pepper, and garlic; set aside. Heat nonstick 10-inch skillet over medium-high heat until hot. Add chicken and cook 4 to 5 minutes or until no longer pink, breaking up meat with side of spoon.

Add celery to chicken in skillet, and cook 2 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add water chestnuts and soy-sauce mixture; cook 1 minute to blend flavors. Stir in peanuts. Divide chicken mixture among lettuce leaves. Fold leaves over chicken mixture and eat out of hand.

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