Crunchy Cashew Asian Lettuce Wraps

Nicolette Stramara


In less time than waiting for take-out to arrive, you can be enjoying this healthier, homemade Asian dish. These crunchy wraps are worlds better for you and even tastier! Cashews and raisins are combined with traditional ground pork and beef for the filling, but feel free to use any protein you like. For the sauce, a coconut amino teriyaki sauce is blended with toasted sesame oil, peanut butter, honey and lime for wildly flavorful taste.

Cashew Asian Lettuce Wraps Recipe on White Plate |

Cashew Asian Lettuce Wraps Recipe on White Plate |
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Crunchy Cashew Asian Lettuce Wraps

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 8
Calories 593 kcal
Author Nicolette





  • 8 romaine leaves washed and dried
  • Cilantro chopped
  • Sesame seeds
  • Lime


  1. In large frying pan, brown ground beef and ground pork over medium heat. Stir in cashews, raisins, chili powder, salt and pepper. Reduce heat to low.
  2. Meanwhile, in sauce pan over medium-low heat, heat oil, add onion and sauté until soft. Add coconut aminos, honey, lime juice, peanut butter and ginger and stir until smooth.
  3. Slow-simmer sauce for 10-15 minutes, stirring occasionally until sauce thickens.
  4. Pour sauce into meat mixture and stir to combine.
  5. Fill each lettuce leaf with ½ cup mixture.
  6. Top with sesame seeds, cilantro and squeeze of lime.


  1. Substitute ground beef or pork with diced or ground chicken, ground turkey, ground bison or protein of choice.

Recipe Notes

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Nutrition Facts
Crunchy Cashew Asian Lettuce Wraps
Amount Per Serving
Calories 593 Calories from Fat 351
% Daily Value*
Fat 39g60%
Saturated Fat 12g60%
Trans Fat 1g
Cholesterol 81mg27%
Sodium 944mg39%
Potassium 728mg21%
Carbohydrates 38g13%
Fiber 4g16%
Sugar 14g16%
Protein 25g50%
Vitamin A 2994IU60%
Vitamin C 4mg5%
Calcium 52mg5%
Iron 4mg22%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Nicolette Stramara's passion for cooking and baking has blended with her desire to provide her family with wholesome meals, a happy home, and a healthy life. Her delicious recipes range from savory dinner dishes to mouthwatering desserts, kid-approved snacks, and flavorful breakfast options that accommodate those with various dietary needs. Through her meticulous research, Nicolette also writes helpful articles that include facts, tips, and information on ways to eat nutritiously and live well.