Creamy Tortellini With Spinach

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by MommyMakes

This is a nice, summery dish. Very pretty presentation too! The sauce is creamy with a hint of lemon. Very quick to put together as well!

Top Review by Mustang Sally 54269

Quick & easy recipe. I needed to adjust a few ingredients, only used 16 oz pasta (still made 6-8 servings for us), 1 cup milk, 6 oz cream cheese & 4 oz spinach. I didn't have time to make lemon zest to I sub'd lemon pepper. Nice combination of flavours, thanks for sharing.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cook tortellini as directed on package.
  2. Meanwhile, cook cream cheese and milk on medium heat until cream cheese is melted and mixture is well blended, stirring occasionally.
  3. Stir in 4 tablespoons (1/4 cup) of the Parmesan cheese and the lemon peel. Add spinach; stir until coated and wilted.
  4. Drain pasta. Add to spinach mixture in skillet; mix lightly.
  5. Sprinkle with tomatoes and remaining 2 tablespoons Parmesan cheese just before serving.

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