Low Carb Buffalo Sloppy Joe in a lettuce wrap with avocado being lifted.
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Low Carb Buffalo Sloppy Joes

These Low Carb Buffalo Sloppy Joes wrapped in crispy lettuce cups for the perfect dinner. Eating good just go so much easier.
Servings: 8 servings
Calories: 184kcal
Author: Lindsay

Ingredients

  • 1 medium celery stalk
  • 1/4 cup baby carrots
  • 1 small white onion
  • 1 Tablespoons coconut oil
  • 1 pound ground chicken (or ground turkey works also)
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 cup red hot sauce
  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise

Instructions

  • In a food processor pulse together celery stalk, baby carrots, onion. (Or if you don't have a food processor, very finely chop vegetables. 
  • Heat a large pan over medium-high heat. Add coconut oil and minced vegetables. Saute 5-8 minutes, or until carrots and onions are tender. 
  • Add ground chicken. Cook until ground chicken is cook through. 
  • Turn heat down to low. Stir in garlic powder and red hot sauce. Simmer for 5 minutes or enough to cool the mixture down a bit before stirring in mayonnaise.  (Note: If you place while it's TOO hot it can cause the mayonnaise to curdle, just be cautious)
  • Spoon into your favorite low carb wrap or bun option and enjoy!

Nutrition

Serving: 1serving without lettuce | Calories: 184kcal | Carbohydrates: 2.8g | Protein: 10.8g | Fat: 12.7g | Saturated Fat: 3.7g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 3g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1.4g | Trans Fat: 0g | Cholesterol: 50mg | Sodium: 1430mg | Potassium: 148mg | Fiber: 0.6g | Sugar: 1.3g