If you’re keeping an eye on your waistline, popular foods like sandwiches, wraps, and burgers usually don’t make the cut when it comes to your weekly menu. Which is why we love lettuce wraps! Simply swap out bready wraps with lettuce leaves so you can enjoy the bold, flavorful fillings of your favorite dishes. Meanwhile, delicate lettuce leaves add freshness and a bright, tasty crunch to your meal. Not to mention, the crispy, low-calorie alternative will bring out the yummy fillings.
We’ve grouped together 6 yummy lettuce wrap recipes that call for mouthwatering combinations of healthy sauces, bold veggies, and tender meats. Super easy and waistline-friendly, these winning dishes will have you coming back for more!
This low calorie, low carb version of a savory, Mexican staple lets you enjoy all the tasty goodness of tacos without worrying about your waistline! Nestled into crunchy lettuce boats, ground turkey teams up with colorful veggies to bring you a yummy, hand-held dish that clocks in at just 97 calories a pop.
Decadent sweet potato and tender BBQ chicken form a mouthwatering pair in this to-die-for wrap recipe! And the lettuce leaves do an incredible job bringing out the flavor of these bold ingredients; these crunchy, light alternatives to starchy tortillas will leave you satisfied without triggering feelings of bloating and discomfort.
These fun-to-assemble wraps pack a satisfying punch of protein, and make the perfect lunch on busy weekdays. Vegetarian-friendly and bursting with flavor, this recipe spotlights nutritious spinach and tangy feta, and calls for super easy prep on your part.