"Taken from the Reder's Digest Great Food for Good Health Cookbook."
1 1/2 tablespoons
( or chopped walnuts)
garlic clove, sliced
spinach, trimmed and chopped
( or 10 ounces frozen chopped spinach, thawed and drained)
parmesan cheese, grated
Place the pine nuts, garlic, lemon juice, spinach and olive oil in a blender or food processor, process for 1 minute. Transfer to a small bowl and mix in the cheese; set aside.
Cook the tortellini according to package directions, omitting the salt. Drain, rinse under cold running water, and drain again. Serve the tortellini as dippers for the spinach pesto, either on individual plates or a separate serving platter.
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Tortellini With Spinach Pesto Dip (cont.)