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‘Shaynefully Delicious’ Tasty Spicy Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Posted at 12:44 PM, Apr 01, 2014
and last updated 2014-04-01 12:44:10-04

RICHMOND, Va (WTVR) - Good friend to the show Shayne Rogers put together her easy to make delicious appetizer and helped us launch our new ‘Virginia This Morning’ kitchen set.

2T vegetable oil

1T soy sauce, reduced sodium if you like

1T chopped garlic

1T grated ginger

1t crushed red pepper

1c chopped mushrooms

6 oz cooked chicken breast, chopped

1 can sliced water chestnuts, drained

½ c red peppers, diced

1t sesame oil

2 scallions, chopped

Lettuce leaves

Add oil to a pan over medium high heat, stir in mushrooms and let them cook down for 3-4 minutes.  Stir together soy sauce, garlic, ginger and crushed red pepper in small bowl.   Pour sauce over mushrooms and cook for 30 seconds, add chicken, water chestnuts and peppers.  Cook, stirring just until warmed through. Remove from heat and stir in the sesame oil and scallions.  Serve piping hot with cool crispy lettuce leaves.