Oriental Express Beef Lettuce Wraps Recipe

Looking for an easy Oriental Express Beef Lettuce Wraps recipe? Learn how to make Oriental Express Beef Lettuce Wraps using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by mrsrhall

Makes 6 servings



Fast and easy to prepare. Use 95% lean ground beef. Serves 6 (3/4 cup or 2 wraps per serving)

Recipe Ingredients for Oriental Express Beef Lettuce Wraps

1 lb. lean ground beef
1/2 cup Hoisin sauce
1/2 cup Peanut sauce
1 medium cucumber
1/2 cup shredded carrots
1/4 cup mint leaves
1 tsp. black pepper
2 heads of boston lettuce

Recipe Directions for Oriental Express Beef Lettuce Wraps

  1. In a large non stick skillet cook the beef over medium heat. With a spoon, crumble the beef as it cooks. Cook 8-10 minutes, or until beef is completely brown.

  2. Stir in Hoisin sauce and the peanut sauce. Continue cooking until the mixture is heated through.

  3. Just before serving, add the cucumber, carrots, and torn mint leaves. Toss gently, and season with pepper.

  4. To serve, wrap 3/4 cup of the beef mixture in a lettuce leaf. Continue for all twelve leaves.

  5. Garnish with fresh mint.

Categories

Beef, Appetizers, Asian, Cocktail Party, Easter, Fourth of July, Hanukkah, St. Patrick's Day, Super Bowl, Thanksgiving, Valentine's Day, Quick, Saute, Stir Fry

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 296.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
356
Calories from Fat
113
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
12.6g
19%
Saturated Fat
2.9g
15%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
68mg
23%
Sodium
954mg
40%
Potassium
607mg
17%
Total Carbohydrates
29.8g
10%
Dietary Fiber
4.7g
19%
Sugars
19.2g
Protein
29.2g
Vitamin A 50% Vitamin C 9%
Calcium 5% Iron 26%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • High in selenium
  • High in vitamin A
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
  • High in sugar
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