~ Summer Time Italian Tortellini Soup ~

Cassie *


A delicious soup I make every summer, when the zucchini starts hitting the market or my garden. The family loves it. I normally double the recipe for lots of leftovers. I hope you enjoy it as much as we do!

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes
4 - 6
10 Min
15 Min
Stove Top


Add to Grocery List

3 large
links - sweet or hot italian sausage, removed from casing
red or green bell pepper, chopped
2 clove
garlic, minced
1 medium
onion, chopped
baby zucchini, cut in half and sliced
3 1/2 c
beef broth
1 - 16 oz
frozen cheese tortellini
1 tsp
better than bullion beef base or beef buillon
1 Tbsp
each - parsley paste & basil paste - or fresh chopped
1 - 15 oz
can, diced tomatoes
3/4 - 1 tsp
1/2 tsp
cheese for garnish

How to Make ~ Summer Time Italian Tortellini Soup ~


  • 1In a dutch oven, over medium heat, brown and crumble sausage, along with onion, garlic and pepper.

    Once sausage is completely cooked through, stir in all remaining ingredients, except for cheese. Bring to a boil, cover and simmer for 10 - 12 minutes or until zucchini and tortellini are cooked.
  • 2Top with Parmesan cheese & serve with a crusty slice of Italian bread.


Printable Recipe Card

About ~ Summer Time Italian Tortellini Soup ~

Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

Show 3 Comments & Reviews

22 Zucchini Recipes That'll Make You A Cooking Rock Star

22 Zucchini Recipes That'll Make You a Cooking Rock Star

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Make the most out your summer cooking with delicious zucchini recipes. They'll make you a cooking rock star.

18 Delicious Ways To Eat More Cabbage This Year Recipe

18 Delicious Ways to Eat More Cabbage This Year

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Did you know that cabbage is the ultimate weight-loss food?! Only about 15 calories in one cup...so dress it up however you want (cough WITH THESE REALLY GOOD CABBAGE RECIPES...

Easy Homemade Soup Recipes

Easy Homemade Soup Recipes

Kitchen Crew

In my part of the country, one day it's cold the next it's warm. I'm not sure Mother Nature can figure out what season it is. Even if the weather...