Recipe: Cilantro Lime Pork Lettuce Wraps

A perfect easy and light meal, these cilantro lime pork lettuce wraps are a great alternative to your usual tortillas, flatbreads or sandwiches. Cutting out refined carbs and replacing them with lettuce won’t leave you bloated or feeling like you overate. The ground pork is also a nice change from your usual ground turkey or beef.


Cilantro Lime Pork Lettuce Wraps

Original # of Servings: 1

Total Time: 20 minutes

Active Time: 8 minutes


  • ground pork – 4 ounce
  • extra virgin olive oil – 3/4 teaspoon
  • lime juice – 3/4 teaspoon
  • salt – 1/8 teaspoon
  • red onion – 1/8
  • avocado – 1/2
  • lettuce – 2 ounce
  • fresh cilantro – 1 tablespoon


  1. Fine dice red onion.
  2. Peel avocado. Remove pit and peel skin. Small dice.
  3. Rough chop cilantro.
  4. Heat olive oil in pan on medium high heat.
  5. Add pork. Brown for 10-12 minutes until done.
  6. Season with salt and lime juice.
  7. Peel whole leaves from lettuce head.
  8. Serve leaves with cooked pork, cilantro, red onion and avocado.

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