You will be surprised how incredibly easy these lettuce wraps are to make, they will surely become your family's favourite!

This recipe is everyone's favourite. The dish everyone orders in a restaurant is now here for you to learn for your own dinner table. It very easy to make and this will be your go- to again and again.

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For gluten free, this recipe is ideal, as it is 100% gluten free, just double check the meats to ensure they are gluten free. Also remember to use Tamari soy and use gluten free hoisin.

For vegetarian, swap chicken for vegan chicken or crispy tofu. For tofu, pat dry with paper towel, cut into cubes and pan fry with vegetable oil over medium to high heat, to crisp, then add to the recipe. Prepare vegan chicken according to package directions and then add. 

Food Styling & Recipe Marisa Curatolo. Photography Cory Aronec.

Food Styling & Recipe Marisa Curatolo. Photography Cory Aronec.

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  • 4 to 6Servings


  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil

  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/2 cup yellow onion, finely chopped

  • 1 red pepper, finely chopped
  • 2 pounds ground chicken
  • 1/3 cup orange juice
  • 1/2 cup hoisin sauce
  • 1 tablespoon Tamari soy sauce

  • 1 teaspoon sweet chili sauce
  • Coarse salt, to season
  • 1 head radicchio, separated into leaves
  • 1/2 cup dry roasted peanuts, crushed slightly

  • Fresh cilantro leaves, chopped, to garnish 

  • Green onions, thinly sliced, to garnish


Heat oil in large skillet over medium heat. Add garlic and onion and cook for 4 minutes. Add red pepper and cook 2 minutes. Add chicken and cook 5 to 7 minutes or until no longer pink, breaking mixture up with wooden spoon. Stir in orange juice, hoisin, Tamari soy sauce, chili sauce and season to taste. Cook 2 minutes. Transfer mixture to serving platter and arrange with radicchio, peanuts, cilantro, and green onions to serve.

For individual servings, spoon 3 to 4 tablespoons filling onto radicchio leaf, top with peanuts, cilantro, and green onion. Roll up tightly, place on large platter and place on centre of your dinner table.