Tortellini Soup

January/February 2021 Big Y Dig In Magazine
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Tortellini Soup
Serving: Serves 4
Prep Time: 25 Minutes
Cook Time: Cook 12 Minutes
Tortellini Soup
Recipe By: Logo Site

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1 Tbsp. Big Y pure olive oil

1 Tbsp. Big Y salted butter

1 small yellow onion, diced

2 garlic cloves, minced

¼ cup Big Y all-purpose flour

3 cups low sodium vegetable broth

14.5-oz. can Big Y no salt added diced tomatoes

8 oz. Big Y no salt added tomato sauce

2 tsp. Big Y Italian seasoning

- pinch Big Y crushed red pepper flakes, to taste

- sea salt and Big Y ground black pepper, to taste

9 oz. refrigerated cheese tortellini

1½ cups fresh spinach leaves

½ cup fresh Parmesan cheese, grated

½ cup fat free half-and-half


Wash hands with soap and water.

Rinse all fresh produce items under cold running water.

In a large saucepan over medium heat, add oil and butter. Once butter has melted, add onion and cook for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally; add garlic and stir.

Add flour, stir and cook for 1 minute. Add vegetable broth, diced tomatoes, tomato sauce, Italian seasoning and crushed red pepper; season to taste with salt and pepper.

Bring mixture to a gentle boil and add the tortellini. Cook for 3 minutes or until tortellini are tender. Remove from heat and stir in spinach, Parmesan cheese and half-and-half; cook for 3 minutes or until heated through.

Nutrition facts:

Nutrition Information Per Serving Calories: 376; Total Fat: 11g (Saturated Fat: 5g); Cholesterol: 38mg; Sodium: 678mg; Total Carbohydrates: 54g (Dietary Fiber: 6g; Sugars: 12g); Protein: 16g

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