Chicken, Chili and Lime Lettuce Wraps
23 mins (prep 15, cooking 8)
11 ingredients
4-8 servings
With obesity rates on the rise, there is no better time than now for families to build healthier habits. This includes getting more exercise and eating healthier. Nutritionists recommend eating more whole grains, lean proteins and increasing the amount of vegetables and fruit in their daily diets. While selecting the right foods is the first step, how they are prepared is equally as important. Cooking healthfully includes choosing the right ingredients as well as implementing techniques such as baking, grilling, broiling, roasting and stir frying.Get creative with mealtime by presenting healthy choices for the family. Get kids excited about eating lean proteins and more veggies by serving favorites such as grilled chicken in a different yet still nutritious way. Try this recipe for Chicken, Chili and Lime Lettuce Wraps that features grilled chicken, leafy greens and heart-healthy almonds. Kids will find it fun to eat with their hands and parents will love.

Categories:  <-30-mins , main-dish , vegetable , appetizer , time-to-make , asian ,
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Serving Size (119.5 g)
Servings 4
Amount per Serving
Calories 198.86 Calories from Fat 96.12
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 10.68g 65.74%
Saturated Fat 3.05g 60.99%
Trans Fat 0.12g %
Cholesterol 72.58mg 96.77%
Sodium 125.44mg 20.91%
Total Carbohydrate 0.67g 0.89%
Dietary Fiber 0.47 g 7.52%
Sugars 0.1 g %
Protein 23.83g 190.6%
Vitamin A 494.4IU% Vitamin C 0.01mg%
Calcium 16.93mg% Iron 1.07mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
small romaine lettuce leaves, toasted sliced almonds, torn fresh cilantro leaves, sliced green onion