Mexican Lettuce Wraps

Mexican Lettuce Wraps are and easy and delicious effortless meal. #effortlessmeals
Course Dinner
Cuisine Mexican
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 8
Author Melissa Russo /


  • 1 Marketside rotisserie chicken meat removed
  • 1 cup medium salsa
  • 1 head of iceberg or Boston lettuce
  • 1 small red onion diced
  • 1 large tomato diced
  • 1 avocado diced
  • 1 cup cheddar cheese shredded
  • 1/3 cup fresh cilantro chopped
  • Sour Cream for garnish
  • 2 cups rice cooked (optional)


  1. Remove meat from chicken and place in medium bowl.
  2. Add one cup of salsa to chicken and mix.
  3. Wash on head of lettuce and cut down the center. Gently remove leaves so the remain whole.
  4. Begin filling leaves by adding 1/4 cup of rice, chicken and then topping to tomatoes, onion, avocado, cheese and sour cream.
  5. **For a no-carb option, omit the rice
  6. **This can be prepared with the chicken either hot or cold.