Lettuce Leaf Tacos


  • 1 green bell pepper, chopped
  • 1 onion, chopped 
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 pound ground turkey (or ground beef)
  • 2 tablespoons taco seasoning
  • 1 tomato, chopped 
  • 1 avocado, peeled and diced 
  • 1 (8 ounce) package shredded Cheddar cheese
  • 8 large romaine lettuce leaves


  1. Cook ground turkey in olive oil with onion and bell pepper.  Break up ground meat  into little pieces with a spatula or use a pastry blender.   Add taco seasoning and simmer until meat is cooked thoroughly. 
  2. Fill each romaine lettuce leaf with about 2 tablespoons meat filling; top with shredded cheddar cheese, chopped tomato and avocado.