Chicken and Tortellini

Chicken and Tortellini
Servings: 6 Yield: servings Prep 3 mins Cook 15 mins

Ingredients

  • 1 pkg (9 oz) refrigerated spinach tortellini
  • 1 pkg (9 oz) refrigerated cheese tortellini
  • 1 1/2 pounds boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1/8 teaspoon plus 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 bag (5 oz) baby spinach
  • 1 pint grape or cherry tomatoes, halved (2 cups)
  • 1/3 cup heavy cream
  • 2 tablespoons grated Parmesan
  • Freshly ground black pepper

Make It

1. Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add tortellini and cook 7 minutes (or as per package directions).

2. Meanwhile, dice chicken into 1-inch pieces. Drain tortellini, reserving 1/4 cup of the cooking water.

3. Heat oil in a large skillet over mediumhigh heat. Sprinkle chicken with 1/8 tsp of the salt. Add to skillet and brown on all sides, 5 minutes. Stir in spinach, tomatoes, heavy cream and remaining 1/2 tsp salt. Simmer 1 minute. Add tortellini and reserved pasta water, if needed; cook 2 minutes. Remove from heat and toss with Parmesan. Grind black pepper over top.

Nutrition Facts

Servings Per Recipe: 6; Amount Per Serving: cal. (kcal): 492, Fat, total (g): 17, chol. (mg): 123, sat. fat (g): 7, carb. (g): 45, fiber (g): 4, pro. (g): 40, sodium (mg): 784, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.