James Baigrie
Makes 4 servings

Fresh tortellini is ideal for a weeknight dinner since it cooks so quickly. You can find it in the refrigerator section of your supermarket. Here, we use a mushroom-and-cheese filling, but others would work. Also, substitute fresh baby spinach in place of arugula, if desired. Prep: 20 minutes, Cook: 12 minutes.

How to Make It

Step 1

Heat 1 tablespoon oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat; add prosciutto, and cook 1 to 2 minutes per side or until crisp. Transfer to a plate lined with paper towels. Set aside.

Step 2

Heat 2 tablespoons oil in skillet over medium-high heat. Add onion, and sauté about 3 minutes or until tender. Add tomatoes and next 3 ingredients, and sauté 2 minutes. Add arugula, and sauté until just wilted.

Step 3

Cook tortellini according to package directions. Drain and add to vegetables in skillet; toss gently to combine. Add remaining 1 tablespoon oil, and season with salt and pepper.

Step 4

Crumble prosciutto, and sprinkle over pasta. Garnish, if desired.

Ratings & Reviews

Gina619's Review

December 08, 2009
This was very, very good and incredibly easy. I used a thin mushroom ravioli, which did not hold up well when mixed with the vegetables, but the taste was phenomenal. I also used imported prosciutto; I find domestic to be too salty.

tara31's Review

June 05, 2011
I used cheese tortellini and added extra garlic. This was a perfect way to use fresh sage from the garden!