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Pesto Pasta Medley Recipe

This was a favorite recipe at the prep school where I used to work. I always receive complements and requests for the recipe.—Beth Lepore, Winchester, Massachusetts
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min. YIELD:16 servings

Ingredients

  • 3 packages (7 ounces each) dried cheese tortellini
  • 1 package (12 ounces) tricolor spiral pasta
  • 1 can (14 ounces) water-packed artichoke hearts, rinsed, drained and quartered
  • 2 jars (3-1/2 ounces each) prepared pesto
  • 1 jar (6 ounces) oil-packed sun-dried tomatoes, drained and chopped
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • Grated Parmesan cheese, optional

Directions

  • 1. Cook tortellini and spiral pasta according to package directions; drain and place in a large serving bowl. Add the artichokes, pesto, tomatoes and salt. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese if desired. Serve warm or at room temperature. Refrigerate leftovers. Yield: 16 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 cup equals 330 calories, 13 g fat (5 g saturated fat), 31 mg cholesterol, 586 mg sodium, 43 g carbohydrate, 4 g fiber, 12 g protein.