AuthorJessica ParkerCategory, ,

People probably get sick of me saying “this is delicious” or something similar about these recipes I share. Well…it’s because I don’t share recipes that aren’t delicious! This one, definitely my new favorite. If you like dynamic flavor…spice {but not spicy hot}…and lime…you’ll LOVE this!

Yields1 Serving
for the chicken
 2 tbsp coconut oil
 1 tbsp Jamaican jerk seasoning
 2 cups cooked chicken, shredded
 1 small lime
 1 medium bell pepper, chopped
for the lime mayo
 1 clove garlic, minced
 1 lime
 ½ cup mayonnaise
 ½ tsp garlic powder
 course sea salt, to taste
for tacos
 1 head butter lettuce
1

Melt the coconut oil in a pan over medium heat. Add jerk seasoning & sauté for a minute to release the flavors.

2

Add the shredded chicken & cook 2-3 minutes to warm through. Crush and add thyme & adjust seasoning to your preference.

3

Turn off heat. Juice the lime and stir in lime juice. Finely dice bell pepper and combine with seasoned chicken.

4

For the lime mayo: combine minced garlic, juice of the lime & zest in small bowl.

5

Spoon some of the prepared chicken into the butter lettuce leaves. Top with diced bell pepper & lime mayo. Roll up and enjoy!

Ingredients

for the chicken
 2 tbsp coconut oil
 1 tbsp Jamaican jerk seasoning
 2 cups cooked chicken, shredded
 1 small lime
 1 medium bell pepper, chopped
for the lime mayo
 1 clove garlic, minced
 1 lime
 ½ cup mayonnaise
 ½ tsp garlic powder
 course sea salt, to taste
for tacos
 1 head butter lettuce

Directions

1

Melt the coconut oil in a pan over medium heat. Add jerk seasoning & sauté for a minute to release the flavors.

2

Add the shredded chicken & cook 2-3 minutes to warm through. Crush and add thyme & adjust seasoning to your preference.

3

Turn off heat. Juice the lime and stir in lime juice. Finely dice bell pepper and combine with seasoned chicken.

4

For the lime mayo: combine minced garlic, juice of the lime & zest in small bowl.

5

Spoon some of the prepared chicken into the butter lettuce leaves. Top with diced bell pepper & lime mayo. Roll up and enjoy!

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