Sweet Italian Sausage Tortellini

with Caramelized Vegetables

Sweet Italian Sausage Totellini recipe

Thinly sliced and caramelized red and yellow bell peppers, onions and garlic combine with sweet Italian sausage tortellini in a sweet and savory taste sensation. Garnish with chopped fresh basil to add a little color flair to this delectable dish.

Recipe Ingredients

1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil

1 1/2 cups thinly sliced onions

1 each small red and yellow bell pepper, thinly sliced

2 teaspoons finely chopped garlic

1 package (9 ounces) BUITONI Refrigerated Sweet Italian Sausage

    Tortellini, prepared according to package directions

1/4 cup chopped fresh basil

Salt and ground black pepper to taste


Heat oil in medium, nonstick saucepan over medium heat; add onions and bell peppers. Cook, stirring frequently, for about 20 minutes or until tender and lightly browned.

Add garlic; cook for 3 minutes.

Add prepared pasta, basil, salt and pepper; cook for 5 minutes until pasta is seasoned.

Preparation Time: 15 mins

Cooking Time: 28 mins

Servings: 4

Recipe and photograph courtesy of Nestlé® and