Creamy Blue Cheese Tortellini

Creamy Blue Cheese Tortellini
15 Mins
Prep time
30 Mins
Cooking time
Serves 6

What you need

  • 1kg prepared fresh tortellini
  • 125g thinly sliced prosciutto
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 1 clove garlic, crushed
  • 2 cups vegetable stock, heated
  • 150g PHILADELPHIA Block Cream Cheese, cubed and softened
  • 2 zucchini, cut into ribbons using a vegetable peeler
  • 100g blue cheese, crumbled
  • shaved Parmesan, to serve

How to make it

  1. COOK tortellini in a large saucepan of boiling water according to packet directions. Drain. Return to saucepan.
  2. PLACE prosciutto on a lined baking tray and bake at 180°C for 5-8 minutes, until crisp. Remove and break into pieces.
  3. HEAT the oil in a large non-stick frying pan over medium heat. Add onion and garlic and saute for 3 minutes or until softened. Gradually whisk the stock into the PHILLY until smooth. Add to the frying pan along with the zucchini and simmer for 5 minutes or until sauce has thickened. Remove from heat.
  4. STIR through blue cheese and half the prosciutto. Pour cheese sauce over tortellini and toss to coat. Divide mixture amongst serving plates and top with remaining prosciutto and Parmesan.