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Cheesy Tortellini Pasta Recipe

Lil' Luna
Cheesy garlic tortellini pasta is covered in a delish homemade sauce, and is ready in 20 minutes! It is perfect for busy weeknights.
5 from 3 votes
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine Italian
Servings 6
Calories 422 kcal


  • 20 oz cheese tortellini
  • 3 tbsp butter
  • 2 tsp minced garlic
  • 3 tbsp flour
  • 1 cup chicken broth
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup grated parmesan cheese
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 tsp fresh parsley chopped


  • Cook tortellini according to packaged directions.
  • Melt butter in a medium sauce pan, add garlic.
  • Cook for 1 minute over medium heat
  • Add flour and cook for an additional minute, stirring constantly.
  • Add milk and broth, stirring constantly. Cook until sauce boils and thickens.
  • Add parmesan cheese. Add desired salt and pepper. Continue stirring until cheese has melted.
  • Add cooked tortellini to sauce, and gently mix until coated. Sprinkle with fresh parsley



Serving: 6gCalories: 422kcalCarbohydrates: 47gProtein: 19gFat: 18gSaturated Fat: 8gTrans Fat: 1gCholesterol: 62mgSodium: 749mgPotassium: 105mgFiber: 4gSugar: 5gVitamin A: 317IUVitamin C: 3mgCalcium: 279mgIron: 3mg
Keyword Tortellini Pasta
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