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Taco Lettuce Wraps with Cheddar.

  • 2 heads
    butter (Boston) lettuce
  • ½ (8 oz) block
    cheddar cheese
  • 2 cloves
    garlic
  • 1 pint
    grape tomatoes
  • 1 small bunch
    green onions (scallions)
  • 1 ½ lb
    lean ground beef
  • 1 medium
    yellow onion
  •  
    black pepper
  •  
    chili powder
  •  
    cumin
  •  
    salt
  •  
    virgin coconut oil
  • 1
    Wash and dry the fresh produce (skip the lettuce until the next step).
    1 pint grape tomatoes
    1 small bunch green onions (scallions)
  • 2
    Trim off and discard the root end of the lettuce; separate the leaves, then wash and dry them. Transfer to a plate.
    2 heads butter (Boston) lettuce
  • 3
    Trim off and discard the ends of the green onions; cut the onions crosswise into ¼-inch pieces at an angle and transfer to a small bowl.
  • 4
    Quarter the grape tomatoes and transfer to a small bowl.
  • 5
    Preheat a skillet over medium-high heat.
  • 6
    Trim off and discard the ends of the onion and remove the outer layer; small dice the onion (cut into ¼-inch pieces).
    1 medium yellow onion
  • 7
    Once the skillet is hot, add coconut oil and swirl to coat the bottom.
    1 tbsp virgin coconut oil
  • 8
    Add the onion to the skillet; cook, stirring frequently, until softened, 3 to 4 minutes.
  • 9
    Trim off and discard the root ends of the garlic; peel and mince or press the garlic.
    2 cloves garlic
  • 10
    Add the garlic, chili powder, cumin, salt, and pepper to the onion; stir until fragrant, 15 to 30 seconds.
    1 tbsp chili powder
    1 tsp cumin
    1 tsp salt
    ½ tsp black pepper
  • 11
    Add the ground beef to the skillet and; cook, breaking apart with a spoon, until browned and crumbly, 4 to 5 minutes.
    1 ½ lb lean ground beef
  • 12
    Coarsely grate ½ cup of cheddar.
    ½ (8 oz) block cheddar cheese
  • 13
    To serve, double up the lettuce leaves and fill with the ground beef mixture, tomatoes, cheddar, and green onions. Alternatively, combine all of the ingredients in a bowl to make a salad. Enjoy!