Crispy Tortellini Bites with Creamy Tomato Sauce
Crispy Tortellini Bites with Creamy Tomato Sauce
  • prep: 40 min
  • cook: 30 min
  • total: 1 hr 10 min
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  • Summary

    Be warned! One dunk of these crispy, crunchy tortellini bites into creamy tomato sauce and you won't be able to stop!

    Ingredients

    • Creamy Tomato Sauce
    • 1 Tbsp olive oil
    • 1 medium onion, diced
    • 2 garlic cloves, minced
    • 1½ Tbsp tomato paste
    • 1 - 28 oz can tomato puree
    • ? cup heavy cream
    • ? cup parmesan cheese, grated
    • ½ tsp dried Italian seasoning
    • 1 Tbsp parsley, minced
    • 1½ tsp sugar
    • ¼ tsp red chili flakes
    • 1 tsp kosher salt
    • Tortellini Bites
    • Canola oil for frying
    • 1 lb fresh tortellini, cooked according to package instructions
    • 2 eggs, beaten with 2 Tbsp water
    • 2 cups panko bread crumbs
    • ¾ cup parmesan cheese, grated
    • 1 tsp lemon zest
    • 1 tsp garlic salt
    • Salt and pepper
    • *Grated parmesan cheese, minced parsley and lemon wedges

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 6
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 684 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 31 g 48.2%
    • Saturated Fat: 16 g 78.1%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 93 mg 30.86%
    • Sodium: 1688 mg 70.33%
    • Calcium: 348 mg 34.75%
    • Potassium: 262 mg 7.48%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 4 mg 23.76%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 78 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 6 g 23.83%
    • Sugar: 10 g
    • Protein: 25 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 22.01%
    • Vitamin C 9.1%
    • Vitamin D 7.04%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat5
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch5
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total4 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy1 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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