~ Broccoli, Prosciutto and Tortellini Alfredo ~

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Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

I created this recipe with some Tortellini, Prosciutto and Broccoli I had in the freezer and boy did my kids ever love it! I served with some leftover herb wedges.

What I loved most, is this was ready in no time and was very satisfying.

Enjoy!

Rating:

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Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 1 - 18 oz
    bag - frozen tortellini - prepared according to directions on package
  • 1 Tbsp
    butter
  • 1 Tbsp
    minced garlic from jar
  • 1/4 medium
    red onion, chopped - small
  • 2 c
    heavy cream
  • 1 c
    fresh grated parmesan cheese
  • 1 - 13 oz
    frozen broccoli - thawed and i steamed mine for 2 minutes.
  • 4 slice
    prosciutto - chopped
  • salt
    & fresh ground pepper to taste
  • pinch
    nutmeg

How to Make ~ Broccoli, Prosciutto and Tortellini Alfredo ~

Step-by-Step

  1. Prepare Tortellini according to package. Drain
  2. In a large skillet, saute onion and garlic in butter for a few minutes or until onion softens.
  3. Add cream and bring to a simmer, slowly whisk in Parmesan cheese, stirring constantly, until melted.

    Continue simmering for 15 - 20 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  4. Stir in broccoli, Prosciutto, and tortellini and simmer another 8 - 10 minutes. Stir in salt, pepper and nutmeg and serve immediately with more Parmesan cheese and some crusty bread.
  5. Enjoy this quick easy meal.

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About ~ Broccoli, Prosciutto and Tortellini Alfredo ~

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




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