Cheese Tortellini Alfredo

Forget going out to eat or ordering takeout every time you crave Mediterranean food. Try making Cheese Tortellini Alfredo at home. One portion of this dish contains about 22g of protein, 29g of fat, and a total of 595 calories. This recipe serves 4 and costs $1.76 per serving. Only a few people really liked this main course. 6 people have made this recipe and would make it again. It is brought to you by Foodista. From preparation to the plate, this recipe takes roughly 45 minutes. Head to the store and pick up parmigiano reggiano, ground pepper, whipping cream, and a few other things to make it today. Overall, this recipe earns a rather bad spoonacular score of 14%. Similar recipes are Chicken & Cheese Tortellini Alfredo, Chicken & Cheese Tortellini Alfredo, and Pesto-Alfredo Cheese Tortellini with Grilled Chicken.

Servings: 4

 

Ingredients:

1 package Cheese Tortellini by Buitoni

Fresh ground black pepper

Dash grated nutmeg

½ freshly grated Parmiggiano Reggiano

2 tablespoon unsalted butter

½ cup whipping cream

Equipment:

pot

Cooking instruction summary:

  1. In a large pot of salted water cook the tortellini according to the package directions.
  2. Drain the tortellini and return them to the pot. Fold in the butter until melted. Add the Parmiggiano and the heavy cream. Stir until the cream and the cream are absorbed. Add a dash of nutmeg and freshly ground black pepper.
  3. Serve hot.

 

Step by step:


1. In a large pot of salted water cook the tortellini according to the package directions.

2. Drain the tortellini and return them to the pot. Fold in the butter until melted.

3. Add the Parmiggiano and the heavy cream. Stir until the cream and the cream are absorbed.

4. Add a dash of nutmeg and freshly ground black pepper.

5. Serve hot.


Nutrition Information:

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594 Calories
22g Protein
28g Total Fat
62g Carbs
1% Health Score
Limit These
Calories
594
30%

Fat
28g
44%

  Saturated Fat
14g
91%

Carbohydrates
62g
21%

  Sugar
4g
5%

Cholesterol
109mg
37%

Sodium
628mg
27%

Get Enough Of These
Protein
22g
44%

Calcium
223mg
22%

Fiber
5g
22%

Iron
3mg
20%

Vitamin A
614IU
12%

Vitamin E
0.48mg
3%

Phosphorus
21mg
2%

Vitamin B2
0.04mg
2%

Vitamin D
0.31µg
2%

Vitamin K
1µg
2%

Vitamin B12
0.07µg
1%

Manganese
0.02mg
1%

covered percent of daily need
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