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Sweet Basil Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Preparation 10 Cook Time 10 Serves 4     adjust servings

Chicken topped with mango, avocado and sweet basil salsa. Served in a lettuce wrap. This quick, simple recipe makes an ideal light dinner or appetizer. Look in the Asian section of the grocery store for ponzu sauce, it can almost always be found near the soy sauce.


  • 1 tablespoons sesame or olive oil
  • 1 pound ground chicken
  • 1 clove garlic, finely chopped
  • 1 head Bibb lettuce
  • 1 avocado, peeled and diced
  • 1 mango, peeled and diced
  • 1/3 cup loosely packed, fresh basil, chopped
  • 1 lime, freshly squeezed
  • 1/4 cup ponzu


Heat oil in a skillet over medium-high heat. Brown chicken and garlic until cooked through. Toss together avocado, mango, basil and lime juice. Serve hot chicken in lettuce cups, top with basil salsa. Drizzle with ponzu and enjoy.

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