Packaged cauliflower rice adds plant power to this fresh take on a classic Southeast Asian dish.

Robin Bashinsky
Also appeared in: Health


Credit: Greg DuPree

Recipe Summary

30 mins
30 mins
Serves 4


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Instructions Checklist
  • Remove 8 large outside leaves from cabbage. Set aside. Thinly slice remaining cabbage to equal 3 cups.

  • Whisk together lime juice, fish sauce, and brown sugar in a small bowl.

  • Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-high. Add shallots, garlic, lemongrass, and ginger. Cook, stirring often, until shallots are softened and very fragrant, 4 to 5 minutes.

  • Add chicken, increase heat to high, and cook, stirring often, until lightly browned, 7 to 8 minutes. Add sliced cabbage and cauliflower rice. Cook, stirring often, until tender, 2 to 3 minutes. Remove from heat; stir in lime juice mixture, scallions, and half of the cilantro. Divide larb mixture among 8 reserved cabbage leaves. Top with mint and remaining cilantro.

Nutrition Facts

324 calories; fat 18g; saturated fat 3g; cholesterol 73mg; fiber 4g; protein 19g; carbohydrates 25g; sugars 12g; sodium 804mg; iron 2mg; sodium 135mg.