Soups and Such
Cheese Tortellini Soup
Yields: lunch for 6
2 large cans (Aldi large) Chicken broth
Heat the broth on stovetop.
Add frozen mixed vegetables to broth. Cook for about 10 minutes on simmer.
Combine in jar or shaker container, 1 cup milk and “some” flour..about 4 T.
Shake and pour slowly into broth.
Add salt and pepper, red pepper flakes, poultry seasoning (about 2 t.), ½ stick butter.
Whisk together then simmer for a few minutes.
Add about 1 ½ pounds frozen cheese tortellini. Cook for length of time per package (less than 10 minutes?).
At the last, add about ¾ cup whipping cream.
Serve on a cool day to warm the tummy.
This recipe was created from ingredients on hand one fall day, 10 October 2012 to be exact, for our lunch. We enjoyed it so much that I jotted the recipe down to keep. I made a note that we each ate three bowls and Jon especially loved it!
Please remember that YOU can be a creative cook. Use what you have. Read other recipes to get ideas and go from there.