Nutty Cheese Tortellini with Chicken
Easy Recipes, One Pot Meals

Nutty Cheese Tortellini with Chicken

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Do you ever feel like pasta dishes are the same-old, same-old?  I do.  Pasta and sauce.  Pasta and sauce.   It always seems the same.  That is until you try this delicious recipe of Nutty Cheese Tortellini with Chicken.  An easy meal any night of the week that takes only minutes to prepare, especially if you happen to have some leftover chicken in the fridge from the night before.  If not, no worries.  Grilling, either indoors or out, a few chicken breasts only takes a few extra minutes for this delicious dinner.

Tortellini Ingredients

Ingredients for Nutty Cheese Tortellini with Chicken

1 package (9 ounces) refrigerated cheese tortellini

1/2 cup butter, cubed

half-cup minced fresh parsley

1/2 cup chopped walnuts, toasted

1/3 cup shredded Parmesan Cheese

Coarsely ground pepper to taste

2 grilled chicken breasts, sliced

Nutty Cheese Tortellini in the pot

Directions for Nutty Cheese Tortellini with Chicken

Cook tortellini according to package directions; drain and keep warm.

Once the tortellini is cooked melt the butter in the same pot you cooked the tortellini in.

Stir in the cooked tortellini, chopped parsley, and walnuts; toss to coat.

Top with sliced chicken breasts.

Sprinkle with cheese and ground pepper.

Yummy in my tummy!

Finished Nutty Cheese Tortellini with Chicken on a plate

This recipe really is that simple.  Easy.  Few ingredients and delicious for a pasta dish that is a little different.  What could be better?

Here’s to creating a simple and delicious meal of Nutty Cheese Tortellini with Chicken and RESETTING your life!  Let me know what you think of this one when you give it a try!  I’d love to hear.


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