Warm Tortellini Salad with Zucchini and Tomatoes

Reserve some pasta water and add it to the salad to keep the pasta moist without having to add oil.

Yield:

4 servings (serving size: 1 cup)

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Recipe Time

Prep: 5 Minutes
Cook: 16 Minutes

Nutritional Information

Calories 220
Fat 4.3 g
Satfat 1.7 g
Protein 8.9 g
Carbohydrate 36.9 g
Cholesterol 20 mg
Iron 0.5 mg
Sodium 592 mg
Caloriesfromfat 18 %
Fiber 2.6 g
Calcium 21 mg

Ingredients

1 (9-ounce) package fresh three-cheese tortellini
1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved
1 cup diced zucchini
1/4 cup finely chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley
1/4 cup fat-free Italian dressing
1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
1/8 teaspoon coarsely ground black pepper

Preparation

Cook tortellini according to package directions; drain in a colander over a bowl. Reserve 2 tablespoons pasta water.

. Combine tortellini, 2 tablespoons pasta water, tomatoes, and remaining ingredients in a large bowl, tossing gently to coat.

Note:

Oxmoor House Healthy Eating Collection

January 2008