TMF Readers, in my quest to help you find quick and easy recipes to help you to have more time with your modern families, here is a fabulous, fast and easy, Tortellini Soup from Noreen’s Kitchen. Noreen Lambert has done it again for Today’s Modern Family and I hope you will take the time to try this and never fear, on our home page, you can watch Noreen on our own TMF TV actually prepare this dish step by step. Bon Appetit!
1 pound of bulk Italian sausage
1 pound of fresh cheese tortellini
4 cups of chicken stock
1 – 28 ounce can crushed tomatoes
1- 14 ounce can diced tomatoes
1 medium onion chopped
4 cloves garlic, chopped
1 cup bell pepper, chopped
4 cups fresh, washed spinach
1 teaspoon Italian seasoning
1 teaspoon Pizza seasoning (optional)
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon cracked black pepper
Brown sausage in a large stock pot until it is no longer pink. Ad salt, peper, Italian seasoning and pizza seasoning, stir well to combine. Add in onion, garlic and peppers and toss well. Pour in chicken stock, crushed tomatoes and diced tomatoes. Give everything a good stir to incorporate well. Add in tortellini and stir. Simmer for 15 minutes over medium heat until tortellini puffs up and everything is heated through. Add in spinach and stir just until it has wilted. Serve with crusty bread and/or a side salad for a complete meal.
Noreen Lambert is a wife, mom, stepmom and homemaker who loves to cook. You can find Noreen’s channel on YouTube with the tag name of atticus9799 and at Noreen’s Kitchen.