Healthy Meal Prep
Lighter Mushroom Tortellini Alfredo Recipe

Lighter Mushroom Tortellini Alfredo

Description

This vegetarian pasta dish requires minimal ingredients so it's a perfect choice for a "meatless Monday" or for any busy midweek dinner.

Ingredients

  • 1 (9 ounce) package refrigerated tortellini
  • ½ cup sliced portobello mushrooms
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • ½ cup evaporated fat-free milk
  • ¾ cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 pinch ground black pepper

Instructions


  1. Fill a large pot with lightly salted water and bring to a rolling boil; stir in tortellini and return to a boil. Cook uncovered, stirring occasionally, until the tortellini float to the top and the filling is hot, 2 to 3 minutes.
  2. Melt butter in a skillet over medium-high heat. Add sliced mushrooms and saute until tender, about 5 minutes. Add garlic and cook until fragrant, about 30 seconds. Remove mixture to a small bowl.
  3. Add evaporated milk to skillet and heat over medium-low heat until warm. Stir in Parmesan cheese until melted. Add cooked tortellini and toss to coat. Garnish with mushroom-garlic mixture.

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Nutritional Information

Lighter Mushroom Tortellini Alfredo

Servings Per Recipe: 3
Calories: 496.8
% Daily Value *
protein: 47 %
carbohydrates: 15 %
exchange other carbs:
dietary fiber: 10 %
sugars:
fat: 38 %
saturated fat: 73 %
cholesterol: 29 %
vitamin a iu: 12 %
niacin equivalents: 25 %
vitamin b6: 5 %
vitamin c: 2 %
folate: 3 %
calcium: 36 %
iron: 3 %
magnesium: 8 %
potassium: 7 %
sodium: 30 %
thiamin: 5 %
calories from fat:
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*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
**Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
(-)Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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