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This Chicken Lettuce Wraps Recipe is seriously SO GOOD!! So much flavor in the asian inspired chicken mixture inside soft butter lettuce. Delicious!
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5 from 17 votes

Best Ever Chicken Lettuce Wraps Recipe

This Chicken Lettuce Wraps Recipe is easy to make and has incredible flavor!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time20 mins
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: Chinese
Author: Jenn


  • 1 Tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 cup sweet onion diced small
  • 1 Tbsp. sesame oil
  • 1 lb. ground chicken
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/4 cup hoisin sauce
  • 2 Tbsp. amino acids or light soy sauce
  • 3/4 Tbsp. seasoned rice vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp. Sriracha
  • 1 tsp. fresh ginger minced
  • 8 oz. can water chestnuts drained and diced small
  • 1 bunch green onions sliced
  • 1/4 - 1/2 tsp. red pepper flakes to taste
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • butter leaves for serving


  • Heat olive oil in a large skillet. Add in diced onion and cook until softened.
  • Now add in ground chicken, garlic and sesame oil. Cook until the chicken is no longer pink.
  • Combine hoisin sauce, amino acids (or soy sauce), rice vinegar, sriracha, ginger, water chestnuts, green onions (reserving some for topping the lettuce wraps) and red pepper flakes. Heath through and then taste and season with salt and pepper, as desired.
  • Fill butter lettuce with chicken mixture and serve. Enjoy!