Cheese Tortellini Salad At Its Best

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Stacey Vadas

By
@savadas

I actually use about 1/2 to 3/4 cup of salad dressing when I prepare this, but my husband always adds additional dressing to his serving. Use a lesser amount to start and add more if desired.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
25 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 3 c
    fresh snow peas, cut into 1
  • 2 c
    broccoli florets
  • 2 1/2 c
    cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 1 can(s)
    black olives, drained and halved
  • 8 oz
    cheese stuffed tortellini
  • 1 Tbsp
    grated parmesan cheese
  • 1/2 to 1 c
    roasted red pepper italian salad dressing

How to Make Cheese Tortellini Salad At Its Best

Step-by-Step

  1. Drop snow peas into boiling water; boil 1 minute, and remove with a slotted spoon.
  2. Place broccoli in boiling water; boil 1 minute, and drain.
  3. Combine peas, broccoli, tomatoes and olives.
  4. Cook pasta according to package directions; drain, and let cool slightly.
  5. Combine vegetables, pasta, and 1 tablespoon Parmesan cheese in a large bowl; add salad dressing and toss well.
  6. Chill several hours before serving. Garnish with additional Parmesan cheese, if desired. Serve with warm french or garlic bread.

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About Cheese Tortellini Salad At Its Best

Course/Dish: Pasta Salads
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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