Spicy Szechuan Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Ingredients:
3 boneless skinless chicken breasts
1/4 cup shredded daikon radish
1/4 cup bean sprouts
3 stalks (1/2 cup) scallions
1/4 cup Szechuan sauce
1 tablespoon Chinese five-spice powder
1/4 teaspoon cayenne
1/2 teaspoon sea salt
1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
1 lemon, juiced
1 head Bibb lettuce leaves

Instructions:
Split boneless chicken in half. If too thick, pound out to make thinner.

In a medium bowl, mix together radish, bean sprouts, and scallions. Add Szechuan sauce.

In a small bowl, mix together five-spice, cayenne, salt and pepper. Season chicken breasts lightly with rub. Cut the chicken into strips.

In a large skillet over high heat, once hot, sear the chicken breasts for 4 minutes on each side. Add lemon to pan and baste the chicken for another minute. Remove chicken to a platter to let cool. Once cooled, dice or shred the chicken.

Place a spoonful of the vegetable mixture and the shredded chicken onto each leaf of lettuce. Roll and serve.


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