Tortellini Caprese Bites

By J Kate

Ingredients
  • 1 (9-oz.) package refrigerated cheese-filled tortellini

  • 3 cups halved grape tomatoes

  • 3 (8-oz.) containers fresh small mozzarella cheese balls

  • 60 (6-inch) wooden skewers

  • Basil Vinaigrette

Directions
  1. Prepare tortellini according to package directions. Rinse under cold running water.

  2. Thread 1 tomato half, 1 cheese ball, another tomato half, and 1 tortellini onto each skewer. Place skewers in a 13- x 9-inch baking dish. Pour Basil Vinaigrette over skewers, turning to coat. Cover and chill 2 hours. Transfer skewers to a serving platter, and sprinkle with salt and pepper to taste. Discard any remaining vinaigrette.


Nutritional Facts

Servings
1
Calories
161.9
Total Fat
7.5 g
Cholesterol
28.9 mg
Sodium
273.1 mg
Potassium
18.9 mg
Total Carbohydrate
14.0 g
Dietary Fiber
0.4 g
Sugars
2.2 g
Protein
9.9 g

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1 reply

J Kate
J Kate 2012-07-03 10:21:55 -0500 Report

Tortellini Caprese Bites are drizzled with a basil vinaigrette and are so simple to prepare. The no-mess presentation makes these appetizer skewers ideal for parties.