Pasta with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto

3.7
(3) 2 Reviews
Prep Time
30
min.
Total Time
30
min.
Servings

6 servings

This quick and easy pasta dish proves that simple is best! All you need are tortellini, sun-dried tomatoes, half-and-half, Parmesan and chopped walnuts.

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  • Cook pasta as directed on package, omitting salt. Meanwhile, drain tomatoes, reserving half the oil. Process tomatoes and reserved oil in food processor or blender until smooth. Add cheese and nuts; process 30 sec. or until blended. Transfer to small saucepan.
  • Add half-and-half; stir. Cook on medium heat until 3 to 5 min. or heated through, stirring occasionally.
  • Drain pasta; place in large bowl. Add sauce; toss to coat.

Serving Suggestion

Serve with a mixed green salad and your favorite fresh fruit to round out the meal.

Variation

For Mediterranean flair, add 1/4 cup pesto along with the half-and-half.

Special Extra

Garnish with additional chopped PLANTERS Walnuts.

Servings

  • 6 servings

Nutritional Information

Serving Size 6 servings
AMOUNT PER SERVING
Calories 530
% Daily Value
Total fat 30g
Saturated fat 8g
Cholesterol 50mg
Sodium 650mg
Carbohydrate 48g
Dietary fiber 6g
Sugars 8g
Protein 20g
   
Vitamin A 15 %DV
Vitamin C 70 %DV
Calcium 30 %DV
Iron 20 %DV

* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.

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  • sarahluv | Sat, Aug 5 2006 4:42 PM

  • slonb | Mon, Jul 26 2004 4:33 AM

    Okay, but not much flavor.

  • 1stephdave | Thu, Oct 31 2002 3:34 AM

    This dish tastes so good! It was so easy to make. I can't wait to have it again!

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