Recipe Sifter

X
  • Start Here
    • Course
    • Main Ingredient
    • Cuisine
    • Preparation
    • Occasion
    • Diet
    • Nutrition
1

Select () or exclude () categories to narrow your recipe search.

2

As you select categories, the number of matching recipes will update.

Make some selections to begin narrowing your results.
  • Calories
  • Amount per serving
    1. Total Fat
    2. Saturated Fat
    3. Polyunsat. Fat
    4. Monounsat. Fat
    5. Trans Fat
  • Cholesterol
  • Sodium
  • Potassium
  • Total Carbohydrates
    1. Dietary Fiber
    2. Sugars
  • Protein
  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin B6
  • Vitamin B12
  • Vitamin C
  • Calcium
  • Iron
  • Vitamin E
  • Magnesium
  • Alcohol
  • Caffeine
  • Find exactly what you're looking for with the web's most powerful recipe filtering tool.

    You are in: Home / Recipes / Broccoli, Tortellini, and Bacon Salad Recipe
    Lost? Site Map

    Broccoli, Tortellini, and Bacon Salad

    Broccoli, Tortellini, and Bacon Salad. Photo by NewEnglandCook

    1/2 Photos of Broccoli, Tortellini, and Bacon Salad

    more photos

    Total Time:

    Prep Time:

    Cook Time:

    35 mins

    25 mins

    10 mins

    ratherbeswimmin''s Note:

    A filling and delicious main dish salad. I have used turkey bacon and low-fat dressing to lighten it up. Chill time is 1-2 hours.

    • Save to Recipe Box

    • Add to Grocery List

    • Print

    • Email

    My Private Note

    Ingredients:

    Servings:

    Units: US | Metric

    Directions:

    1. 1
      Prepare the tortellini according to package directions; rinse with cold water; drain.
    2. 2
      In a large bowl, mix the tortellini, broccoli, tomatoes, chives, and dressing.
    3. 3
      Cover and refrigerate 1-2 hours.
    4. 4
      Right before ready to serve, add bacon and sunflower seeds; gently stir to combine.
    5. 5
      Season to taste with salt and pepper.
    6. 6
      Serve cold.

    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on December 02, 2003

      35

      I subbed red onion for the chives or green onion and upped the amount of dressing. Still, the salad was a little dry. I think it was just the nature of the tortellini. However, I don't really know how to correct the matter. More dressing would just sit on the outside of the pasta...it was the cheese filling that was too dry. My guests just didn't eat this. I love tortellini, but have decided not in cold salads. This salad would be excellent with spiral pasta (or any shape) and some raisins....however, that would be another recipe entirely...

      person found this review Helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
    • on August 05, 2008

      55

      Wonderful summer salad! The taste is fantastic and I love the cheese tortellini! Plus, how can you go wrong with bacon? Yum!

      people found this review Helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
    • on August 01, 2008

      55

      what a yummy salad. Made it for a grad party and it was really good. Will make this again.

      people found this review Helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No

    Read All Reviews (7)

    Advertisement

    Nutritional Facts for Broccoli, Tortellini, and Bacon Salad

    Serving Size: 1 (241 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 9

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 642.9
     
    Calories from Fat 307
    47%
    Total Fat 34.1 g
    52%
    Saturated Fat 12.1 g
    60%
    Cholesterol 85.0 mg
    28%
    Sodium 1180.4 mg
    49%
    Total Carbohydrate 60.7 g
    20%
    Dietary Fiber 3.0 g
    12%
    Sugars 2.4 g
    9%
    Protein 24.0 g
    48%

    Ideas from Food.com

    “Everything

    Everything Holidays

    Make this season merry, bright and manageable with our easy ideas.

    Advertisement


    Food.com Network of Sites

    • Mexican Recipes
    • Chinese Recipes
    • Australian Recipes
    • Breakfast Recipes
    • Greek Recipes
    • Restaurant Recipes
    • Italian Recipes
    • Christmas Recipes
    • Thanksgiving Recipes
    • Southern Recipes
    • Dessert Recipes
    • Deep Fried Recipes
    • Thai Recipes
    • Low Cholesterol Recipes
    • Indian Recipes
    • Healthy Recipes
    • Meatloaf Recipes