Pretty appetizer that is easy to make.

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Recipe Summary

prep:
15 mins
cook:
10 mins
total:
25 mins
Servings:
12
Yield:
12 servings
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Ingredients

12
Original recipe yields 12 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Fill a large pot with lightly salted water and bring to a rolling boil; stir in tortellini. Cook uncovered, stirring occasionally, until the tortellini float to the top, 5 to 6 minutes. Drain and rinse with cold water.

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  • Place tortellini, cherry tomatoes, and pesto in a large bowl; toss until evenly coated.

  • Skewer one tortellini and one tomato on each toothpick. Arrange on a tray. Keep refrigerated until serving.

Nutrition Facts

208 calories; protein 8.7g 17% DV; carbohydrates 24.6g 8% DV; fat 9g 14% DV; cholesterol 23.7mg 8% DV; sodium 258.8mg 10% DV. Full Nutrition

Reviews (11)

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12 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 7
  • 4 star values: 5
  • 3 star values: 0
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 0
Rating: 4 stars
01/18/2017
I added a little basting oil (that has basil in oil) to the pesto tortellini tomato mix before putting on picks I also used sliced pepperoni and everyone enjoyed it. Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
12/13/2018
Super easy and quick, but next time I would use boxed tortellini instead of fresh. The fresh ones tended to slide off the toothpicks. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
06/10/2017
This is a great recipe! I used short bamboo skewers and added pepperoni and mozzarella cheese to these plus a little truffle oil! Easy to make look good and very tasty! Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
12/02/2018
I did not use tomatoes as this was for a kid s spots banquet. Instead I put tortellini a piece of folded pepperoni and a rectangle of. Mozzarella all on one toothpick. It was a perfect mouthful. Everyone loved them! Read More
(1)
Rating: 4 stars
06/15/2016
4.5 SO EASY!!! Make ahead for a bbq and slip several on a skewer. Tooth pick is NOT enough! Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
08/08/2018
I added some chicken to make it a more rounded diner Great fun to eat. Everyone loved it. Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
09/02/2018
Fast easy and tasty Read More
Rating: 5 stars
10/25/2016
Made for a poker/book club. Grew Basil for the summer and made pesto. Perfect use of pesto. Perfect appetizer. Very east to make! Read More
Rating: 5 stars
10/12/2017
Yummy!! Rave reviews when I brought to a wedding. I did add local reindeer salami sausage to the skewers but would have been just as good without. I thought it needed more protein. Read More