this is the perfect summer meal with fresh tender lettuce leaves! Can hardly wait to try it . . . . . .
Summer is in full swing and on a hot, humid evening we like to eat a little lighter. Asian Chicken LettuceWraps, which are a popular appetizer served in many restaurants, are easy to make and serve at home. The wraps are great served as an appetizer but they also make a delicious meal. The hot, sour, salty and sweet flavors of herbs, chilies, fish sauce and lime, which are those typically found in Thai cooking, are mixed with sautéed ground chicken. Served alongside a platter of lettuce leaves and limes, a dipping sauce, some sticky rice and perhaps a thinly sliced Thai cucumber salad, you have a great tasting summer meal.
As with other ethnic dishes, there are as many variations of the wraps as there is the spelling of its name. If you visit a Thai, Laotian or Vietnamese restaurant, you might see it listed on…
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