These Far East Lettuce Wraps filled with ground turkey, Minute® Fried Rice, soy sauce, water chestnuts and green onions make for a delicious yet simple lunch or dinner!
If you’re looking for a simple yet delicious dinner, try these Far East Lettuce Wraps! Made with Minute® Fried Rice, ground turkey, crunchy water chestnuts, chili sauce and topped with peanuts and green onions, this is a simple meal that won’t disappoint.
Heat rice according to package directions.
Combine rice, water chestnuts, turkey, chili sauce, soy sauce and Five-spice powder in a medium, microwave-safe bowl. Microwave on HIGH for 1 minute.
Spoon rice mixture into lettuce leaves. Garnish with green onions and peanuts.
Now you can make your favorite restaurant-style lettuce wraps at home, in no time! This simple recipe requires just 5 minutes to assemble and enjoy.
One of the key components to the quality and ease of this recipe is our Minute® Ready to Serve Fried Rice cups. Ready in just 1 minute, this simple ingredient can help you make all sorts of delicious, impressive dishes in minutes. To make this recipe for a family dinner, use a few rice cups and heat them together in a large, microwave-safe bowl. Increase the amount of the other ingredients, as well, to your preference.
This light dinner is a perfect way to use up your holiday turkey leftovers. Simply shred the turkey and combine it with the other ingredients for a new take on leftovers you’ll want to make again and again.
You can make this recipe with pre-packed sliced turkey, leftover holiday turkey or with ground turkey that you sauté at home. If you prepare your own meat, heat 1 tablespoon of canola oil in a pan and then add 1 pound of turkey. Cook for 5-7 minutes, and add 1 tablespoon of soy sauce and 2 teaspoons of sesame oil. Cook the turkey until it is no longer pink.
This recipe also uses Five-spice powder, which is a common Asian seasoning made with cinnamon, cloves, fennel, star anise, and Szechuan peppercorns. Some recipes also contain ginger, nutmeg, and licorice. Five-spice powder lends any dish a warm, sweet, deliciously spiced flavor.