Easy and Quick Chicken Tortellini Soup Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Easy and Quick Chicken Tortellini Soup Recipe
  • READY IN 1 hr

Easy and Quick Chicken Tortellini Soup

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"Tasty, quick and easy soup recipe. The flavors blend together so well they will be begging for more. Cheese tortellini, fresh spinach, and diced chicken with a few other ingredients make this a keeper! This goes good with a gourmet grilled cheese."

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Original recipe makes 10 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • COOK

    45 mins
  • READY IN

    1 hr

Directions

  1. Melt butter in a 5-quart pot over medium heat; cook and stir onion and garlic in melted butter until onion is translucent, about 5 minutes. Stir chicken broth and Alfredo sauce into onion mixture; cook until heated through, about 5 minutes. Stir in sour cream and cooked chicken; simmer for 15 minutes.
  2. Mix cheese tortellini and spinach into chicken mixture, cover pot, and simmer for 20 minutes. Season with salt and pepper.
  3. Divide soup into bowls and sprinkle with Parmesan cheese.
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Footnotes

  • Cook's Note:
  • You could add other vegetables to this soup like roasted red peppers, corn, or broccoli. I have also added in Tastefully Simple®'s Sweet Bell Pepper mix.
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Reviews More Reviews

Oct 30, 2013

This was very good, my husband and son really raved about it. I cooked two chicken breast, seasoned with garlic, onion and Mediterranean seasonings in my pressure cooker, then used the seasoned broth as my chicken broth. I probably had about three cups of chicken. This was so creamy good and had a very nice flavor. I do think I'd cut the broth down next time to just five cups for a thicker soup base. I also threw the spinach in the last 7 minutes of cooking to keep it from reducing too much. I'd like to try it with more vegetables, but really it was perfectly wonderful with just the spinach.

 
Sep 29, 2014

SO delicious. I doubled the chicken for a meatier soup and seasoned it with Herbes de Provence and lemon pepper before cooking in extra virgin olive oil, then added all of the juices and meat to the soup. Very filling. A little goes a long way.

 
Mar 01, 2014

Fabulously easy! I added garlic, since this recipe didn't call for it. I cooked my chicken in some heavy spices, and then deglazed the pan with white wine...adding that to the stock as well. I added celery and carrots as well as onions. I'm the only spinach eater in the house, so I added spinach to my bowl and let the heat from the soup wilt it. Instead of sour cream, I added about 3oz of cream cheese--simply because that was what I had on hand. All in all, this worked for us--my extremely picky 8 year old ate 2 bowls of it without complaint. Thanks!!!!

 
Dec 29, 2013

My husband and I loved this! He keeps asking for it!

 
Dec 16, 2013

This is so amazing!!! It is easy and taste like it took hours! Restaurant quality! My My 5 kids and husband ate all of it! First time with no left overs! Thank you for posting it!

 
Feb 20, 2015

We loved this! Makes a huge pot!

 
Feb 12, 2015

Really great soup. Made this without the chicken because I didn't have any on hand. I doubled the spinach and added a few mushrooms that I had in the fridge. Delicious! I would suggest adding the sour cream and spinach in the last 5 minutes of cooking, just as the tortellini becomes al dente. I'm going to try bacon as a garnish next time. The variations on this will be endless...

 
Jan 05, 2015

LOVE this recipe, I've made it at lease 3 times. This time, with the New Years resolutions in the back of my mind I replaced the chicken broth with a low sodium alternative, the sour cream with plain Greek yogurt, the Alfredo with a light low calorie alternative and used way less cheese then I normally would. Turned out just as awesome, while making it a tad healthier!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 437 kcal
  • 22%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 31.3 g
  • 10%
  • Cholesterol
  • 77 mg
  • 26%
  • Fat
  • 27.5 g
  • 42%
  • Fiber
  • 2.1 g
  • 8%
  • Protein
  • 18 g
  • 36%
  • Sodium
  • 1322 mg
  • 53%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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