Wholesome Honey Dijon Hen Lettuce Wraps

We love these wholesome rooster lettuce wraps crammed with honey dijon marinated rooster, hummus, and veggies. These lettuce wraps are recent, straightforward, and so tasty! Leap to the Wholesome Hen Lettuce Wraps

Honey Dijon Chicken and Hummus Lettuce Wraps

Making Hen and Hummus Lettuce Wraps

We’re obsessive about these low-carb lettuce wraps. First, we fill lettuce leaves with hummus, veggies, feta cheese, and honey-dijon marinated rooster breast. Then, to high all of it off, we drizzle over some dairy-free tahini sauce.

For additional taste, we marinate the rooster in a mix of Dijon mustard, honey, and garlic, after which cook dinner them on the range. Don’t miss our suggestions beneath for cooking juicy skinless rooster breasts!

How to Make Healthy Lettuce Wraps with Chicken and Hummus

To take these lettuce wraps up a notch, we use selfmade hummus (a must-try) and marinate the rooster. Making a batch of selfmade hummus is fairly easy, so in case you are , please take a look at our recipe and step-by-step video displaying tips on how to make it.

The rooster is simple to make, too. We marinate the rooster in a mix of Dijon mustard, honey, and garlic for additional taste. The rooster solely wants half-hour within the marinade, however it could possibly keep there longer if you need.

Marinating Honey Dijon Chicken

We use our favourite methodology for cooking rooster breasts on this recipe. We sear one aspect of the rooster, flip it, flip down the warmth, and canopy the pan till it’s cooked within the center. This methodology ensures juicy rooster breasts. Please watch our video displaying tips on how to cook dinner juicy rooster breasts to see us do it. We additionally use the identical cooking methodology when making our recipe for lemon rooster with a cucumber and feta salad.

Healthy Lettuce Wraps with Chicken and Hummus

When your rooster is prepared, slice it into strips and construct your lettuce wraps. We love utilizing butter lettuce for lettuce wraps — the leaves are an ideal measurement and are so tender. Iceberg, Bibb, Boston, and little gem work, too. Cabbage leaves are additionally an important choice!

Add a dollop of hummus, your favourite veggies, feta cheese, a drizzle of our dreamy tahini sauce, or your favourite salad dressing, and you might be able to take pleasure in!

We hope you add these easy, wholesome lettuce wraps to your dinner rotation quickly. You’ll love them. We positive do! For those who beloved our lettuce wraps, check out these mild and wholesome meals:

Recipe up to date, initially posted February 2016. Since posting this in 2016, we’ve tweaked the recipe to be extra clear. – Adam and Joanne

Wholesome Honey Dijon Hen Lettuce Wraps

  • PREP
  • COOK

We love these wholesome rooster lettuce wraps crammed with honey dijon marinated rooster, hummus, and veggies. We love our selfmade hummus however use store-bought hummus if it’s worthwhile to. We additionally make our tahini dressing (it’s easy). For those who don’t have the time to make it, use your favourite salad dressing in its place.

Makes 4 servings or sufficient for 12 lettuce wraps

You Will Want

Honey Dijon Hen

2 boneless skinless rooster breasts (6 to eight ounces every)

1 tablespoon Dijon mustard

1 teaspoon pure honey

2 tablespoons recent squeezed lemon juice (about half a lemon)

2 garlic cloves, peeled and crushed

1/4 teaspoon sea salt

1/4 teaspoon crushed pink pepper flakes

1 tablespoon canola oil

Lettuce Wraps

12 sturdy lettuce leaves, iceberg, bibb, butter, Boston and little gem work effectively

1 cup hummus, see our selfmade hummus recipe

1/4 hothouse or seedless cucumber, lower into skinny strips

1/2 pink or yellow bell pepper, seeded and lower into skinny strips

1/4 cup recent parsley leaves and tender stems

1 ounce feta cheese, crumbled

1/4 cup tahini sauce or favourite salad dressing, see our tahini sauce recipe


  • Put together Hen
  • Whisk mustard, honey, lemon juice, garlic cloves, salt, and pink pepper flakes in a small dish that may match each rooster breasts. Add the rooster and toss to coat. Marinate for half-hour at room temperature or as much as 2 hours within the fridge.

    To cook dinner the rooster, warmth oil in a medium chrome steel skillet with a lid over medium warmth till the oil seems to be shimmery. Fastidiously lay rooster breasts into the recent skillet. Prepare dinner till the rooster is golden brown on one aspect, 3 to five minutes. Since there are mustard and honey within the marinade, the rooster will darken shortly.

    Fastidiously flip the rooster breasts and canopy them with a lid. Flip the warmth to low and cook dinner till an instant-read thermometer reads 165° Fahrenheit when inserted into the thickest a part of the breast, about quarter-hour. Switch the rooster to a chopping board and permit it to relaxation for five minutes earlier than slicing it on a diagonal into 1/2-inch strips.

    • Make Lettuce Wraps
    • Divide the hummus, sliced greens, parsley, and feta cheese between the lettuce leaves. Add a slice or two of rooster, then high with tahini sauce or dressing.

Adam and Joanne’s Ideas

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Diet Per Serving: Serving Measurement 3 lettuce wraps (1/4 of the recipe) / Energy 308 / Whole Fats 19.5g / Saturated Fats 3.3g / Ldl cholesterol 16.7mg / Sodium 392.3mg / Carbohydrate 23.9g / Dietary Fiber 4.9g / Whole Sugars 4.9g / Protein 11.7g

AUTHOR: Adam and Joanne Gallagher

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