a recipe by
south shore, MA
An elevated, fun twist on a classic BLT.
prep time 10 Min
cook time 15 Min
method Stove Top
Ingredients For blt tortellini
20 ozcheese tortellini, fresh
5 slicebacon, cut into 1 inch pieces
1/2 csun dried tomatoes (packed in herbs and oil), drained of liquid, sliced into strips
How To Make blt tortellini
1Add slices of bacon into a large non preheated skillet. Turn heat to medium. Cook until nicely browned and crisp, stirring often. Remove bacon with a slotted spoon to a paper towel lined plate, set aside.
2Bring a large pot of water to a boil. Salt the water, generously. Add tortellini and gently boil 7-9 minutes.
3While tortellini is cooking: Discard all except 1 tsp of bacon grease from skillet. Return skillet back to medium heat, add sun dried tomatoes.
4When tortellini is done, transfer tortellini to skillet, using a slotted spoon. Stir. If mixture seems dry a little bit of pasta cooking water.
5Stir in arugula. Continue to cook over medium heat until arugula is wilted. Add bacon back to pan, stir and serve.
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