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Pesto Tortellini

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“This is good as an appetizer, serve with toothpicks or as a very good pasta salad. I first tried this recipe for Stephanie's Bat Mitzvah.”
READY IN:
25mins
SERVES:
4
YIELD:
24 appetizer servings
UNITS:
Metric

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Chop parsley in a blender or food processor.
  2. With motor still running, add pine nuts, garlic cloves, basil and salt.
  3. Continue processing until garlic is finely chopped.
  4. Slowly drizzle in olive oil.
  5. Then stop machine and fold in parmesan cheese.
  6. Cook tortellini according to package directions.
  7. Drain and toss with sauce.
  8. Serve as an appetizer at room temperature with toothpicks.
  9. Or serve chilled as a salad.
  10. Can also serve warm as a pasta dish.

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