Summer Garden Tortelloni
INGREDIENTS
  • Servings: 4
  • 1 (8-ounce) bag dried cheese tortelloni
  • 1 large garlic clove, finely chopped
  • 2 oz thinly sliced prosciutto, cut into strips
  • 2 cups corn (from 4 ears)
  • 1/2 stick unsalted butter
  • 2 medium tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup chopped basil
DIRECTIONS
  1. Cook tortelloni in a pasta pot of boiling salted water (2 tablespoons salt for 6 quarts water) according to package instructions.
  2. While tortelloni boils, cook garlic, prosciutto, corn, 1/2 teaspoon salt, and 1/4 teaspoon pepper in butter in a large heavy skillet over medium-high heat, stirring occasionally, until corn is just tender, 4 to 5 minutes.
  3. Meanwhile, chop tomatoes.
  4. Combine corn mixture and tomatoes in a large bowl.
  5. Reserve 1/4 cup pasta-cooking water, then drain tortelloni and add to vegetables along with reserved cooking water and basil. Toss well and season with salt and pepper.
  6. Makes 4 servings
  7. recipe courtesy of Gourmet Magazine
RECIPE BACKSTORY
Perfect for the summer - quick and simple! My husband loved it! recipe courtesy of Gourmet Magazine