Tortellini Alfredo With Roasted Red Peppers and Baby Peas

Total Time
25mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 15 mins

This is a fun pasta dish using my recipe for All-Purpose Alfredo Sauce-#98926 as the base. You can easily substitute your favorite jarred alfredo suace if you are pressed for time

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a large saucepan, melt the butter and add the minced garlic.
  2. Sauté until golden brown.
  3. Next add the vegetable stock followed by the heavy cream.
  4. Reduce liquid for six or seven minutes.
  5. Next add the cornstarch and water mixture.
  6. Keep stirring sauce over medium heat until it begins to thicken slightly.
  7. Sauce won’t be too thick, but will coat the back of a spoon.
  8. Next add the Parmesan cheese, parsley, and the salt and pepper to taste.
  9. Add red pepper strips, and peas to the warmed sauce.
  10. Boil tortellini according to package directions.
  11. Drain, and toss with sauce, peppers and peas,.
  12. I like to cook pasta in sauce over the heat for 1-2 minutes and then serve.
Most Helpful

5 5

I used alfredo sauce from a jar because I was pressed for time. I don't usually make meals that have so many store-bought ingredients, but this was delicious! My husband didn't even miss his meat! I would also say that this recipe makes peas taste good if you're not a fan of them!