Tortellini Ai Formaggi With Prosciutto and Peas

READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by - Carla -

Simple and delicate, Tortellini ai Formaggi with Prosciutto and Peas is a delicious and easy dish to prepare for a romantic evening meal.

Top Review by NELady

This was sooooo good. There were no left-overs and my husband is already begging me to make it again! Not sure I'll use the prosciutto next time (it was really expensive here)... thin ham would work just as well (or leftover chicken, for a change -- would even be awesome without the meat). Delicious! I made exactly as directed and it was a hit.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cook tortellini according to package directions.
  2. Melt butter in skillet and cook garlic for 1 minute.
  3. Add Prosciutto and cook for 2 minutes.
  4. Add heavy cream and bring to a simmer.
  5. Add nutmeg and simmer until cream is thickened and reduced by half.
  6. Stir in 1/4 cup Parmesan and peas.
  7. Stir in reserved cooking liquid and tortellini and toss to coat.
  8. Season to taste with salt and freshly ground black pepper.
  9. Serve and enjoy!

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