Warm up with a bowl of comforting Hearty Tortellini Soup

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Warm up with a bowl of comforting Hearty Tortellini Soup
Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
30 mins
Total Time:
40mins
Category:
Recipe by Administrator
Published on May 15, 2024

This Hearty Tortellini Soup is a classic dish that is full of flavor and sure to please the whole family. Filled with cheesy tortellini, fresh vegetables, and a savory broth, this soup is the ultimate comfort food. It's simple to make and is ready in just under 30 minutes, making it a perfect weeknight meal option.

Ingredients

  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 small onion, diced
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 4 cups chicken broth
  • 1 can diced tomatoes
  • 2 carrots, sliced
  • 2 celery stalks, diced
  • 1 tsp dried basil
  • 1/2 tsp dried oregano
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp black pepper
  • 8 oz cheese tortellini
  • 2 cups fresh spinach
  • Grated Parmesan cheese, for serving

Directions

  1. In a large pot, heat the olive oil over medium heat. Add the onion and garlic, and cook until softened.
  2. Add the chicken broth, diced tomatoes, carrots, celery, basil, oregano, salt, and pepper. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat and let simmer for 15 minutes.
  3. Add the tortellini and spinach, and cook for an additional 5-7 minutes until tortellini is cooked through.
  4. Serve hot topped with grated Parmesan cheese.

Interesting Facts

  • Tortellini is a traditional Italian pasta that is typically filled with cheese or meat.
  • Soup has been a popular dish for centuries, with variations found in cuisines around the world.
  • Spinach is a nutrient-rich leafy green that adds color and vitamins to this soup.