Balsamic Chicken Lettuce Wraps
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INGREDIENTS
  • Grilled Balsamic Chicken:
  • 4 Chicken Breasts
  • 1/2 c. Balsamic vinegar (or dressing)
  • 1/2 c. orange juice
  • 1/2 c. olive or vegetable oil
  • 4 tbsp honey
  • 1 tbsp dried basil
  • salt and pepper to taste.
  • Lettuce Wrap:
  • 1/2 cup balsamic vinegar (or dressing)
  • 8-12 Whole Lettuce Leaves
  • 1 pint strawberries, sliced
  • 1/2 c. Pecans
  • 1/2 c. Feta Cheese
DIRECTIONS
  1. 1. Mix marinade ingredients, except chicken, in a medium bowl.
  2. 2. Season chicken with salt and pepper and place with marinade in ziploc bag. Seal and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes.
  3. 3. Grill chicken.
  4. 4. Prepare Balsamic glaze by cooking 1/2 c. balsamic vinegar over medium heat until reduced. Sauce should be thick enough to lightly coat the back of a metal spoon.
  5. 5. Prepare lettuce wraps; chop chicken and layer in the leaves, followed by the strawberries, pecans and feta cheese. Top with glaze.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
From the Kitchen of Renee Holmquist