Try these little filled dumplings in place of regular pasta to give your favorite dishes a cheesy boost.
Find cheese tortellini in the frozen or refrigerated section of your grocery store. Those stuffed with meat or vegetables will also work in the following recipes.
Read labels: We preferred the flavor of those made with the least number of ingredients.
Refrigerate tortellini for up to a week, or freeze for up to 2 months.
- Fry in a shallow pan of oil and serve with marinara for dipping.
- Skewer with cherry tomatoes for a party snack.
- Toss cooled tortellini with chopped olives, chives, and lemon juice for a pasta salad.
- Mix with pesto and toasted pine nuts.