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Chicken Tortellini Soup

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Use a rotisserie chicken and ready made cheese tortellini to make this delicious soup. This is a Real Simple recipe. Great for a day when you have little time to cook or just want a delicious soup without going to much trouble.
  Carrot 4 , cut into bite-size pieces
  Low-sodium chicken broth 7 Cup (112 tbs)
  Cheese tortellini 8 Ounce
  Rotisserie chicken 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), shredded
  Kosher salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Parsley 2 Tablespoon, chopped finely
  Parmesan cheese 4 Tablespoon, grated

1. In a large saucepan, simmer the carrots in the broth until tender, 15 minutes.
2. Add in the tortellini and simmer until for 4 minutes.
3. Stir in the chicken and cook, stirring occasionally until heated through, 2 minutes, more; season with kosher salt and a sprinkle of parsley.

4. Garnish Tortellini Soup with parmesan soup and serve with toasted brown bread.

A can of rinsed cannellini beans can be added to make the soup even heartier and shaved or grated Parmesan cheese can be sprinkled over the top.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
30 Minutes

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 523 Calories from Fat 241

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 27 g41.3%

Saturated Fat 9.1 g45.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 110.4 mg36.8%

Sodium 841.1 mg35%

Total Carbohydrates 33 g10.9%

Dietary Fiber 3 g11.8%

Sugars 4.1 g

Protein 39 g77.9%

Vitamin A 221.6% Vitamin C 24.6%

Calcium 28.6% Iron 20.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


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