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Asian-Flavored Turkey Lettuce Wraps

A Delicacy Oil Recipe

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Prep Information

Prep Time

15 minutes

Cook Time

15 minutes


4-5 people


  • 1/2 cup finely chopped carrots
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 (20 oz.) package lean ground turkey
  • 1 cup chopped shitake mushrooms
  • 1 (8 oz. can water chestnuts, drained and chopped
  • 3 garlic cloves, minced
  • 2 Tablespoons minced fresh ginger
  • 1/3 cup teriyaki sauce
  • 3 Tablespoons creamy peanut butter
  • 1 Tablespoon Roasted Japanese Sesame Oil
  • 1 Tablespoon rice vinegar
  • 1/4 cup hoisin sauce
  • 1/2 cup sliced green onions
  • 1 head iceberg lettuce, separated into leaves
  • Optional hoisin sauce


  • In a non-stick large skillet, cook the carrots in the water over high heat for 3-5 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  • Remove the carrots and reduce the heat to medium. Cook the turkey in the same skillet until it becomes crumbly and is no longer pink. Add the carrots, mushrooms, water chestnuts, minced garlic, minced ginger, teriyaki sauce, peanut butter, Japanese sesame oil, rice vinegar, and hoisin sauce. With heat set to high again, cook for about 4 minutes, stirring constantly. Add green onions, stirring constantly again for about 1 minute.
  • Spoon the heated mixture onto lettuce leaves and roll up.
  • Serve with hoisin sauce (optional).
  • Enjoy!
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