Creamy Sausage Tortellini

MAKES: 8 Servings (1 cup) PREP: 15 minutes COOK: 15 minutes

CALORIES: 402 CARBS: 30g FAT: 21g PROTEIN: 20.9g SODIUM: 1,194.4g

Are you looking for a fast and easy dinner tonight? I tried a new recipe that is delicious and hearty, Creamy Sausage Tortellini. You probably have most of the ingredients in your pantry. And who doesn’t like a meal that takes 30 minutes?

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INGREDIENTS:

  • 2 lb smoked sausage (for healthier version I used turkey sausage)
  • 1 15 oz can of tomato sauce
  • 19 oz bag of frozen cheese tortellini
  • 1 1/2 cups of chicken broth
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 cup whipping cream
  • Salt and pepper to taste

DIRECTIONS:

Brown sausage in pot.image_1Cook sausage until well browned. Add garlic and stir for about 30 seconds.

Add tomato sauce, chicken broth, whipping cream, tortellini, salt and pepper.

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Bring to a boil, cover and simmer until tortellini is done.

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Original recipe found here, Cheesy Sausage Tortellini.  (I made a few of my own changes.)

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