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Tortellini Bolognese

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  Butter 1 Ounce (30 Gram)
  Lean pork 4 Ounce, chopped (125 Gram)
  Lean veal 3 Ounce, chopped (90 Gram)
  Chicken breast 1 Small, chopped
  Cooked ham 2 Ounce, chopped (60 Gram)
  Mortadella 1 Ounce, chopped (30 Gram)
  Grated parmesan cheese 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Eggs 2
  Grated nutmeg 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Plain flour 4 Cup (64 tbs)
  Salt 1 Pinch
  Eggs 3
  Cold water 1 Cup (16 tbs) (To Mix Melted Butter)
  Grated parmesan cheese 1 Tablespoon (For Serving)
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste

Melt the butter in a pan, add the pork, veal and chicken and brown lightly.
Add the ham, Mortadella, and salt and pepper to taste.
Cover and cook for 15 minutes.
Cool slightly, then mince the meat.
Mix in the Parmesan, eggs and nutmeg.
Sift the flour and salt onto a board, make a hollow in the centre and add the eggs.
Work to a stiff dough, adding a little water if necessary.
With floured hands, knead until smooth.
Roll out on a floured surface until paper thin.
Using a 4 cm (1 1/2 inch) fluted cutter, cut into rounds.
Spoon a little filling onto each round, dampen the edges, then fold to form semi-circles.
Curl them, bringing the two points together.
Place on a floured tray, cover with a cloth and leave to dry for 12 hours.
Cook in boiling salted water for 5 to 7 minutes; drain.
Toss in melted butter and sprinkle liberally with grated Parmesan cheese to serve.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Bit Difficult
Main Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3619 Calories from Fat 943

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 106 g163.7%

Saturated Fat 48.8 g243.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1390.3 mg463.4%

Sodium 2731 mg113.8%

Total Carbohydrates 488 g162.7%

Dietary Fiber 15 g59.8%

Sugars 4.1 g

Protein 160 g320.3%

Vitamin A 45.9% Vitamin C 3.6%

Calcium 109.7% Iron 56%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Tortellini Bolognese Recipe