Vegetarian Thai Lettuce Wraps


1 bulb kohlrabi, sliced into thin matchsticks
1/2 cup carrots, shredded
1/2 cup mint, finely chopped
1/2 cup cilantro, finely chopped, with some stem
1/2 cup red onion, finely chopped
1 tsp. crushed red pepper
3 tbsp. fresh lime juice
2 tbsp. fish sauce
1 head Savoy, leaves separated
Lime wedges

Set up a blanching station. In a medium pot boil salted water. Add the leaves to the water and cook for 15 seconds. Do this in batches. Remove leaves to an ice bath to “shock. Remove to paper towels and let dry somewhat.

Mix mint, cilantro, carrots, kohlrabi, onion, red pepper, lime juice and fish sauce in la bowl. Place a small amount of mixture into each leave and roll, tucking the sides in as you get toward the end.

Serve with lime wedges.


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