Teriyaki chicken lettuce wraps.

Discussion in 'Poultry' started by wutang, Mar 21, 2009.

  1. wutang

    wutang Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Here is some qview from an asian style luch last weekend.

    I marinated some chicken breast strips overnight in some store bought teriyaki.

    chicken just put in the smoker


    After about an hour in the smoker. I didn't worry if they weren't quite cooked through cause they were still gonna hit the wok.


    Bought some shredded cabbage/carrots, diced some mushrooms and spinach.


    Tossed the veggies in the wok and cooked a few minutes. Cut the chicken strips into bite sized pieces and added them. Also added some water chestnuts and slivered almonds.


    Served on a crisp leaf of iceberg lettuce. Just roll it up and eat it like a taco. Good stuff!!


    Thanks for checking out the pics.
     
  2. pineywoods

    pineywoods Smoking Guru Staff Member Administrator Group Lead SMF Premier Member

    That looks fantastic and a great idea
     
  3. bassman

    bassman Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    That looks great! Did you use any extra seasoning such as soy sauce or sesame oil? I'm beginning to like wraps, especially after seeing yours.[​IMG]
     
  4. smokeguy

    smokeguy Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Looks great! A healthy alternative to flour wraps! [​IMG]
     
  5. fired up

    fired up Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Looks good!
     
  6. wutang

    wutang Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    I seasoned the veggies with some garlic salt and a little ground ginger while they were cooking. Then added a little more of the teriyaki (just enough to coat everything) as it finished cooking.
     
  7. m1tanker78

    m1tanker78 Meat Mopper

    Yet another item on the lengthening list of things to do, hehehe... Points are in order! Thanks for the qview.

    Tom
     
  8. supervman

    supervman Smoking Fanatic

    Those REALLY look good.
    THANKS
    Vman
     
  9. sumosmoke

    sumosmoke Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    You cook better asian food than I do ... may need to start taking some recipes from ya, Adam!! Nice idea and definitely tasty too!!
     
  10. fire it up

    fire it up Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Man did that look good! Being a former vegetarian (10 years) I still love veggies and that looks like one tasty combination.
    Oh, please be nice about the vegetarian thing, I was young when I started and had never even had the pleasure of something like a medium-rare steak, let alone smoked, well no smoked anything back then. Can that be considered child abuse?

    Thanks so much for the Qview and great recipe wutang, next time the smoker is going I'm throwing on some chicken so I can try this.
     
  11. irishteabear

    irishteabear Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Looks delicious, Adam. That would be a good recipe to use with leftover smoked meat of any kind. [​IMG]
     
  12. azrocker

    azrocker Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    So much to eat and so little time. POINTS!
     
  13. davenh

    davenh Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Nice idea! We are trying to eat a lot lighter around here these days. The lettuce wrap would win me some great brownie points with the GF [​IMG]
     
  14. wutang

    wutang Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Thanks for all the comments and points. I was actually trying to replicate an appetizer that I like to order at a chinese place I go to sometimes. It came out great. Definately something I will make again.
     
  15. the dude abides

    the dude abides Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Man those look great. The only place I've ever see lettuce wraps is PF Changs and other than their lettuce wraps I don't really like the place. This is going on the list of "new things to try"

    Thanks for the view.
     
  16. tasunkawitko

    tasunkawitko Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    outstanding, wutang - points!

    have you got a recipe for homemade teriyaki sauce? if not, i think i posted one sometime ago here.

    always seems to taste better homemade.
     
  17. wutang

    wutang Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Ha. You busted me. That is where I have had the lettuce wraps. Good stuff.
     

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