Best Vegetarian Lettuce Wraps Recipe: This Scrumptious Wraps Recipe May Turn Every Day Into Meatless Monday by 30Seconds Food

Vegetarian Dinner Lunch
a year ago
Best Vegetarian Lettuce Wraps Recipe: This Scrumptious Wraps Recipe May Turn Every Day Into Meatless Monday

If you're looking for exciting vegan recipes or vegetarian recipes, look no further. Everyone will enjoy this vegetarian lettuce wraps recipe – including meat-eaters.

Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes

Total Time: 25 minutes
Servings: 4


  • 3 tablespoons hoisin sauce
  • 3 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 2 tablespoons rice wine vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon sesame oil
  • 2 teaspoons canola oil 
  • 1 package (12 ounces) extra-firm tofu, pressed between paper towels to remove excess liquid and crumbled
  • 1 package (8 ounces) fresh mushrooms, chopped
  • 1 can water chestnuts (8 ounces), drained and chopped
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 3 teaspoons freshly grated ginger
  • 2 green onions, chopped 
  • large romaine, green leaf or butter lettuce leaves
  • red pepper flakes (optional)

Here's how to make it: 

  1. Combine the hoisin sauce, soy sauce, rice wine vinegar and sesame oil in a bowl. Set aside. 
  2. Heat the canola oil in a large skillet or wok. Add the crumbled tofu and cook over medium-high heat for about 5-6 minutes. 
  3. Add the mushrooms and cook until mushrooms are soft and almost all the liquid has evaporated, about 4 minutes.
  4. Add the water chestnuts, garlic, ginger, green onions and red pepper flakes, if using. Cook about 1 minute.
  5. Pour the sauce over the mixture and stir. Cook until it begins to simmer, about 2 minutes. Serve with lettuce leaves. 

Take 30 seconds and join the 30Seconds community and follow us on Facebook to get recipes in your newsfeed daily. Inspire and be inspired.

Related Products on Amazon We Think You May Like:

30Second Mobile, Inc. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.

Crispy Tofu Recipe: This Easy Asian Stir-fried Tofu Recipe Will Make You a Tofu Convert

Easy Grilled Tofu Recipe: This Asian Grilled Tofu Recipe Is the Best Tofu Recipe Ever

Asian Tofu Stir-fry Recipe: This Asian Tofu-sion Salsa Recipe Is Tasty, Simple & Vegetarian

Healthy Protein Bowl Recipe: This Vegan Bowl Recipe Is Packed With Chickpeas, Tofu, Hummus & Veggies

Julie Rose
Want to try this! 😋
Elisa A. Schmitz 30Seconds
Wow, does this look delicious! Who would miss the meat, so yum!!

join discussion

Please login to comment.

recommended tips

Gingerbread Pancakes Recipe: This Easy Pancake Recipe Is What Breakfast Is All About

Fun Pancake Cereal Recipe: This Mini Pancake Recipe Is Better Than a Bowl of Cereal

4-Ingredient Pancake Muffins Recipe Puts a New Flip on Breakfast

Got 30 seconds? Sign up for and get the best of our tips each week!