Hoisin Turkey Lettuce Cups

ep118 - hoisin turkey lettuce cups

Serves 4

Think Asian turkey tacos served in lettuce cups.


  • 1-1/4 lbs. ground turkey
  • 1 bunch green onion chopped, white and light green parts only
  • 1 large garlic clove chopped
  • 2 tablespoons fresh ginger, peeled and chopped fine
  • 8oz water chestnuts, drained and cut into slivers
  • 1 head btter lettuce, separated into individual ‘leaf cups’
  • 2 teaspoons Peanut Oil
  • 1/4 cup Hoisin Sauce
  • 2 tablespoon Soy Sauce


  1. Heat wok
  2. Add peanut oil, ginger, garlic, turkey and stir fry until turkey is cooked through – about 3 minutes
  3. Add water chestnuts & continue to stir another minute or two
  4. Add Hoisin and soy, mix well
  5. Serve turkey in the leaf cups and garnish with green onions
Watch Sam make it!