Tortellini Salad -Summer Recipes Collection

Tortellini Salad -Summer Recipes Collection

This recipe for Tortellini Salad is from our family’s Summer Recipe Collection. It is a potluck favorite and perfect for a BBQ or on a hot summer day. 

Summer Recipes Tortellini Salad

The first time I made this Tortellini Salad in place of a  green salad during the summer I became obsessed with it.  It’s a super simple salad to make and if you’re heading off to a potluck or BBQ,  it can be put together quickly.

The Tortelli makes the salad very filling so you really don’t need anything else as a main dish to go with it.

I am a fan of the Wish-Bone Zesty Robusto Italian Dressing for this recipe. It is only 70 calories per serving and has 3 grams of sugar. Next time I’ll give the Wish-Bone Salad Spritzers version of Italian Dressing a try. It only has 35 calories and 2 grams of sugar.

With this being said, I caution you that it is important to watch your portions because some dressings have a relatively high sodium-per-serving level.

Tortellini Salad -Summer Recipes Collection

Tortellini Salad -Summer Recipes Collections

July 7, 2019
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This recipe for Tortellini Salad is from our family's Summer Recipe Collection and is a potluck favorite for a BBQ or on a hot summer day.

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Ingredients
  • 1 package Family Size Cheese Tortellini
  • 2 medium-size cucumbers, peeled and chopped
  • 1 1/2 packages of cherry tomatoes sliced in half
  • medium-size red onion, chopped
  • 1 small container of Feta cheese-optional
  • Fresh Basil, roughly chopped
  • 1 15-ounce bottle Wish-Bone Robust Italian Dressing or Italian Dressing of your choice
  • pepper
Directions
  • Step 1 Bring a medium to a large pot of water to a boil. Add Tortellini. Cook according to package instructions.
  • Step 2 Meanwhile, peel and chop the cucumber, red onion. Slice the tomatoes.
  • Step 3 Once the Tortellini is cooked, drain and rinse with cold water. Let cool.
  • Step 4 In a bowl, add the vegetables and pour dressing over. Add in the Tortellini and toss until the Tortellini is coated in the dressing.
  • Step 5 Sprinkle with Feta cheese and Basil. Add pepper to taste.
  • Step 6 Serve and enjoy!

 

For more recipes like this one, visit our family recipe book.

 

 

This recipe post may contain affiliate links for products I’m obsessed with.

 

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