Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 15 mins

From Cooking Light. Per serving: 300 calories, 7 g fat, 24.7 g protein, 35 g carb, 2.6 g fiber, 68 mg cholesterol.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 (9 ounce) packagerefrigerated cheese tortellini
  • 1 (14 1/2 ounce) can fat-free chicken broth
  • 2 (10 3/4 ounce) cans reduced-fat cream of chicken soup
  • 1 (10 ounce) package frozen chopped spinach, thawed
  • 1 (9 ounce) packagefrozen diced cooked chicken breasts (or left-over cooked chopped chicken breast)
  • 2 cups nonfat milk
  • 12 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 14 teaspoon pepper


  1. Cook tortellini in a saucepan according to package directions, using 1 can of broth instead of water.
  2. Add in soup and remaining ingredients, stirring well.
  3. Bring to a boil; cover, lower heat to medium, and cook until thoroughly heated.
Most Helpful

Great low cal and healthy meal. My picky daughter is not crazy about spinach but I thought I would give this a try. She LOVED it. I used left over chicken and it came out great. Thanks for sharing.

Marilyn Collari February 03, 2009

Nice, tasty & easy. I didn't use the low fat ingredients, as I don't particularly care for them--I went with full fat (except I used 1% milk). I wasn't sure about the tortellini directions as it said to "follow package" directions but to use 1 can chicken broth...well the directions call for 2 quarts of water so I wasn't sure if I were suppose to omit that much water or just use some water, some broth (which is what I did). I will add some extra veggies next time too...I like the idea of some carrots. Thanks! I'll make this again.

HisPixie September 30, 2008

Easy,easy,easy with great flavor! We really loved this soup. I had to use about a cup more chicken broth than called for as my soup was very thick, almost stew like. The leftovers reheat very well. Thanks for sharing a great dish!

JillAZ February 01, 2008