Kathy Lake's Cook Book

Recipe for Lettuce Wrap Filling

Type:   Dinner
Ingredients:   1 pound ground turkey
or ground beef or ground turkey
1 onion, chopped
2 tablespoons chopped garlic
I use the jarred garlic
1 tablespoon soy sauce
1/4 cup hoisin sauce
This was in a bottle in the supermarket
near the soy sauce
2 teaspoons freshly grated ginger
Ground ginger would be OK.
1 tablespoon rice vinegar
1 can water chestnuts...choppeed

2 cups cooked rice
Procedure:   Brown the turkey with the onion and garlic. Add the soy sauce, hoisin sauce, ginger, vinegar, and water chestnuts.
Stir in the cooked rice.

Serve on lettuce pieces with any of the following toppings:
crushed peanuts
chopped peppers
hot pepper sauce
bean sprouts
green onions
shredded carrots
Yields:   4-6 servings