Cheese Tortellini with Basil Cream Sauce Recipe

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Submitted by KissxWithAFistx

Makes 4 servings



A savory dish using organic herbs.

Recipe Ingredients for Cheese Tortellini with Basil Cream Sauce

2 medium (4-1/8" long) Onions, Spring Or Scallions
2 clove Garlic
0.06 cup Wheat Flour, White, All-purpose, Enriched, Bleached
4 tbsp I Can't Believe It's Not Butter! With Calcium
2 fl oz Wine, Table, White
1 1/4 cup Cream, Fluid, Half And Half
1 cup Parmesan, Grated Cheese
0.67 oz Basil, Fresh
18 oz Three Cheese Tortellini

Recipe Directions for Cheese Tortellini with Basil Cream Sauce

In a medium sauce pan, saute onions & garlic in butter until softened. Add flour; Cook & stir one minute. Stir in wine; cook one minute more. Slowly add cream, mixing until smooth. Add cheese; cook over medium heat until smooth & thick. Add fresh Basil; mix well & pour over hot, cooked tortellini. Garnish with fresh basil leaves & grated Parmesan.
Categories

Pasta, Main Dish, Italian

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 272.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
652
Calories from Fat
279
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
31.0g
48%
Saturated Fat
14.1g
71%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
95mg
32%
Sodium
1023mg
43%
Potassium
183mg
5%
Total Carbohydrates
59.1g
20%
Dietary Fiber
4.8g
19%
Sugars
4.0g
Protein
30.5g
Vitamin A 24% Vitamin C 6%
Calcium 64% Iron 21%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
D
  Good points
  • Low in sugar
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • Contains alcohol
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