9 Tortellini Twists to Perfect Your Next Pasta Dish


Looking to perfect your next pasta dish?

Allow us to recommend the use of tortellini.

Why? Because you can put it in soup… you can fry it… you can combine it with vegetables.

There are a number of pasta recipes you can whip up through the creative use of tortellini and we’ve listed a number of them below:

  1. Creamy Tomato Basil Tortellini Recipe
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    • My 10-year-old turns 11 in just about a month. I can’t believe that he is getting so big. He starts middle school in the fall, and I am not sure that I am ready for that. He is. He brings it up all the time, he is more than ready to leave elementary school behind. …
  2. Tortellini Bolognese Recipe
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    • I have wonderful memories of big Sunday dinners at my grandparents’ house.  My nana and grandpa lived near the shore and our family visited as much as we could.  Every Sunday while I was growing up, we had our usual routine. First we went to church. Then we came home and my mother and grandmother would get …
  3. Tortellini Bake Recipe
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    • Are you looking for an easy weeknight vegetarian meal?  Pasta is always one of my family’s favorites and I hope this one will get to be one of yours too. Cheese tortellini gets paired with spinach and marinara sauce. Mozzarella cheese tops off this dish and it is baked until it is cheesy and golden …
  4. Chicken Tortellini Soup Recipe
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    • Even though life gets very busy, I try very hard not to cave in to picking up some fast food on a regular basis. I do not deprive my family of a quick burger and some crispy fries as a treat, but that type of food is not seen on our table often. When the …
  5. Tortellini Pasta Salad Recipe
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    • Do you remember Suddenly Salad? It’s actually still on store shelves today, but for some reason this boxed pasta mix achieved almost obsessive levels of success in the early 1990’s. I know because we ate it constantly in my house, as a go-to lunch for my mother and me over many weekends and summers. The …
  6. Shrimp Scampi Tortellini Recipe
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    • Now that school is in full swing, dinnertime can get pretty hectic. I always keep certain staples in my house, such as frozen shrimp and tortellini. These two ingredients cook up in minutes and my family never tires from eating them. This shrimp scampi tortellini is hearty enough to serve with just a simple salad …
  7. Sausage Broccoli Tortellini Skillet Recipe
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    • Refrigerated tortellini is a staple in my kitchen. My family loves them, they cook quickly, and they pair well with a variety of meats and vegetables. They also are the perfect ingredient to make a vegetarian meal. I have paired them with shrimp, a Bolognese sauce, and a creamy basil sauce. Sausage and broccoli are my husband’s favorite …
  8. Fried Tortellini Recipe
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    • Fried Tortellini has been on my list to make for ages and now you must add it to yours. Pasta is always a favorite for dinner and I love to keep frozen tortellini on hand for quick meals like my Easy Cheese Tortellini with Meat Sauce or Chicken & Mushroom Tortellini Bake.  I didn’t think tortellini could get any better …
  9. Roasted Vegetable Tortellini Recipe
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    • Summer is a great time to eat your vegetables. I love going to the local farmers market once a week. Better yet, I have some of the freshest veggies growing right in a small garden patch in my yard. Pairing vegetables with pasta is my kind of meal. It doesn’t have to be meatless Monday for …

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