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Ground Turkey Taco Lettuce Wraps | Paleo, Whole30, Keto Recipe

Ground Turkey Taco Lettuce Wraps are one of our favorite Paleo, Whole30, and keto recipes to make on a busy weeknight!  Throw everything together in one skillet and these ground turkey lettuce wraps are ready in under 30 minutes!

Course Appetizer, Dinner, lunch, Main Course
Cuisine Mexican
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Calories 373 kcal
London Brazil


  • 3 Tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 cup onion finely chopped, divided
  • ½ cup red bell pepper finely chopped
  • 1 lb. ground turkey 93/7
  • 3 Tbsp. taco seasoning mix
  • ½ cup salsa mild or medium
  • 8 Romaine lettuce leaves*
  • 1 large avocado finely diced
  • 1 cup tomatoes finely diced
  • ¼ cup cilantro finely chopped


  1. In a large skillet over medium heat combine 2 tablespoons olive oil, bell pepper, and ½ cup onion. Saute for 3-4 minutes, or until onions become translucent.
  2. Push vegetables to the side of the pan and add last tablespoon of olive oil and ground turkey. Cook for 5-7 minutes, or until turkey is cooked through.  Mix vegetables with ground turkey once fully cooked.

  3. Add taco seasoning and salsa, stir well, and reduce heat to simmer. Cover and let turkey taco mixture simmer for 5-10 minutes.
  4. When ready to serve, fill each lettuce cup up with equal amounts of ground turkey mixture and top with avocado, tomatoes, red onion, and cilantro. Serve immediately and enjoy!

Recipe Notes

  • Bibb, butter, Boston, and iceberg lettuce will all work equally as well. 
Nutrition Facts
Ground Turkey Taco Lettuce Wraps | Paleo, Whole30, Keto Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 373 Calories from Fat 189
% Daily Value*
Fat 21g32%
Saturated Fat 3g19%
Cholesterol 62mg21%
Sodium 1194mg52%
Potassium 995mg28%
Carbohydrates 20g7%
Fiber 8g33%
Sugar 7g8%
Protein 29g58%
Vitamin A 7135IU143%
Vitamin C 45mg55%
Calcium 51mg5%
Iron 2.9mg16%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.