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Chicken Lime Lettuce Wraps

These absolutely delicious chicken lime wraps are a quick, budget-friendly meal idea.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Budget-friendly dinner idea, Healthy dinner recipe, Lettuce wrap recipe, Pantry dinner recipe, Quick lunch idea
Servings: 6
Calories: 144kcal
Author: Contributor

Equipment

  • Skillet

Ingredients

  • 1 ½ pounds boneless, skinless chicken breasts diced
  • ¼ cup red wine vinegar
  • 1 lime juiced
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper
  • 2 green onions minced
  • 2 cloves garlic minced
  • ½ cup fresh cilantro chopped
  • lettuce leaves for serving

Instructions

  • Heat stove to medium high heat, and place chicken on skillet and cook until it is almost all the way cooked through.
  • Add the red wine vinegar, lime juice, sugar, salt, and black pepper in skillet.
  • Once fully combined, add the green onions, garlic and cilantro until they are soft, but not overcooked.
  • Spoon the chicken mixture into lettuce shells or pieces (or tortillas if preferred). Eat immediately and enjoy!

Nutrition

Calories: 144kcal | Carbohydrates: 3g | Protein: 24g | Fat: 3g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 73mg | Sodium: 522mg | Potassium: 461mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 171IU | Vitamin C: 6mg | Calcium: 17mg | Iron: 1mg