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Spinach Tortellini With Tomato Basil Sauce

  Garlic 3 Clove (15 gm), minced
  Olive oil 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Canned crushed tomatoes 28 Ounce (1 Can, Including Liquid)
  Basil leaves 2 Cup (32 tbs), chopped
  Spinach tortellini 1 1⁄2 Pound (Cooked According To Package Directions And Drained)
  Grated parmesan cheese To Taste

In a saucepan cook the garlic in the olive oil over moderate heat, stirring, until it is pale golden.
Add the tomatoes, the basil, salt and pepper to taste, and simmer the sauce, stirring occasionally, for 20 minutes.
Meanwhile cook the tortellini and drain them.
In a large bowl toss the tortellini with the sauce and add the Parmesan to taste.

Recipe Summary

Side Dish

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2046 Calories from Fat 729

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 82 g126.5%

Saturated Fat 24.9 g124.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0.88 mg0.29%

Sodium 3245.9 mg135.2%

Total Carbohydrates 270 g89.9%

Dietary Fiber 16.2 g64.7%

Sugars 16.5 g

Protein 70 g139.2%

Vitamin A 161.7% Vitamin C 143.9%

Calcium 39.4% Iron 68.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Spinach Tortellini With Tomato Basil Sauce Recipe