Hello Friends!! If you are a hardcore chicken lover and want to try out some different recipe of chicken but with a twist, then you have probably visited the right page today. Today we will learn how to cook Lip-smacking sweet and spicy Recipe of Korean Chicken Lettuce Wraps. You can have this recipe as an evening snack or even you can preferably take it in dinner as well. Not only this, this recipe is loaded with lots of proteins and nutrients that is good for your health in a long way and it is a superb low-calorie as well.
This recipe is quite easy and quick to prepare. Since this recipe gives you a tint of Korea and is a splendid dish of Korea, so one of the most important thing involved in this recipe is the sound marination of Chicken in active ingredients like-sesame oil, gochujang, brown sugar along with soya sauce. Try to keep this marinated chicken for at least 2-3 hours prior to initiating cooking.Let’s see how to cook this lip-smacking Korean recipe.
Under mentioned is the detailed and precise description of the preparation time, cooking time and the description of active ingredients required to prepare this recipe.
Preparation Time:-30-35 Minutes
Cooking Time:-20 Minutes
Total Time Needed To Prepare This Recipe: 50-55 Minutes
Ingredients For Korean Chicken Lettuce Wraps:
Now, Let’s First Check Out The Various Ingredients Required To Cook This Recipe:
Boneless and skinless chicken Breasts – 1/2 kg
Gochujang Sauce- 1 tablespoon
Soya sauce- 2 ½ tablespoons
Chilly-garlic Sauce- 1 ½ tablespoons
Olive oil-2 tablespoons
Sesame oil- 2 tablespoons
Dark brown sugar- 2 tablespoons
Canola oil- 1 tablespoon
Roasted sesame seeds- 1 teaspoon
Grinded and Minced Garlic flakes – 1 tablespoon
Boston lettuce – 2 in number. Need to separate leaves, wash it and dried it
Sea salt-2-3 tablespoon, depending on taste and requirement
Green onions- 4
Cucumber- sliced it diagonally
Black pepper- ½ teaspoon
Garden-fresh Cilantro leaves- A handful
Method Of Preparation:
Now, let’s have an insight into the detailed description on how to prepare this recipe.
First of all wash the boneless and skinless chicken Breasts. Drain of the water and put this chicken into a medium size bowl. Now to it add the active ingredients for marination: sesame oil, soya sauce, gochujang sauce, chilly garlic sauce and brown sugar. Mix all these ingredients properly, so that each piece of chicken is properly coated with these spicy ingredients. Now cover the top of the container and place this bowl into the refrigerator for at least 2 hours. In order to save your cooking time, you can also keep this marinated chicken in the refrigerator one day ahead of cooking for overnight.
Now take a wok or a skillet pan and heat it over a high heat initially, turning down to the medium flame later on. Put about 2 tablespoons of olive oil into the Pan, followed by spinning of the pan, so that entire wok or skillet pan is coated with oil. Reserve about 2-3 tablespoons of soya sauce marination mixture for later use in garnishing. Now, add marinated chicken pieces to the wok or pan and cook the chicken pieces for about 6-7 minutes or until the color of the chicken skin turns to golden brown. Now, take out the chicken in the serving bowl and sprinkle some sesame seeds over it.
This one is the final step, which aims at assembling the lettuce wraps with the cooked chicken pieces as specified in step 2. Now, what you are require to do is to place the lettuce leaf wraps over a serving plate and on the top of it add the cooked spicy pieces of chicken and garnish it with green onions, sliced cucumber pieces and a handful of garden-cilantro leaves. To make it a more heavy meal, you can also garnish it with rice or noodles or even nuts. This one is a purely optional step. At last to add more lip smacking flavor to your Korean chicken lettuce wraps, sprinkle some soya sauce marination mixture over the chicken and enjoy this lip smacking Korean chicken wraps.
So guys, what are you waiting for now? Your Korean chicken lettuce wraps are ready. This is one of the easiest recipes and will surely work as an appetizer, loaded with lots of energy and proteins and is overall good for those who wants to cut their carbohydrates intake. Good for your health and enjoyed best by everyone. Enjoy this lip smacking Korean chicken lettuce wraps with your family and friends and I hope it would definitely be one of your most appreciated recipes.