Because this dish is so quick and easy, it makes a fantastic recipe for parties, holidays or just a nice family dinner. Try switching things up by using a different flavor of tortellini. I often make this with meat, chicken or mushroom tortellini instead of cheese tortellini.
For more pasta recipes, see also:
- Baked Ziti - It doesn't get any more family-friendly or simpler than this baked ziti recipe.
- Shrimp Pasta Recipe - This is a perfect dish for summer nights when you don't want to spend a lot of time in the kitchen.
- Macaroni and Cheese Recipe - Once you make this homemade mac and cheese, you will never go back to the box again.
Tortellini with Bacon and Peas image by Stephanie Gallagher 2012, licensed to About.com Inc.