Chinese Pork Lettuce Wraps are a Delicious and Healthy Idea for Dinner

Emily Manning

Emily Manning

February 8, 2021

Chinese Pork Lettuce Wraps

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Crunchy, sweet, spiced and packed with flavour – these Chinese pork lettuce wraps are ready in minutes and a really delicious idea for dinner.

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These mouthwatering and flavourful Chinese pork lettuce wraps are easy to make and really fun to eat!

Get adventurous with additions and levels of spice to make them the perfect dish for your family.

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Chinese Pork Lettuce Wraps Recipe

Serves 6


  • 1 tbsp oil
  • 500g lean pork mince
  • 2 cloves garlic, crushed
  • 1 red chilli, finely chopped
  • 2 tsp ginger puree
  • 1 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 2 tbsp soy sauce
  • 2 tbsp sweet chilli sauce
  • 1 lime, juiced
  • 1 lime, cut into segments (optional)
  • 1 spring onion, finely chopped
  • 1 gem lettuce, leaves separated


  1. Heat the oil in a medium frying pan.
  2. Add the pork, garlic and chopped chilli and lightly fry until the pork is browned, stirring the pan regularly.
  3. Add the ginger, cinnamon, soy sauce and sweet chilli sauce.
  4. Simmer for a further 5 minutes, stirring regularly.
  5. Remove from the heat, pour over the lime juice and scatter over the spring onion.
  6. Scoop the mixture into the lettuce leaves, wrap and serve.
  7. To brighten up your wraps, garnish your serving with lime segments (optional).

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Published On: February 8th, 2021 / Categories: Food and Recipes / Last Updated: March 21st, 2021 / Tags: , , /

About the Author: Emily Manning

Emily is the coffee-loving Editor of MyKidsTime. Mum of one daughter and two naughty Tibetan Terriers, she is particularly partial to Curly Wurlys and unable to resist pretty stationery and new cookbooks. As an avid foodie and domestic goddess-wannabe, she is most likely to be found in the kitchen.

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