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Ricotta and Parmigiano Tortellini with Prosciutto and Peas

Servings: 2 | Prep: 10 mins | Cook: 20 mins

Each bite of Nuovo's Ricotta and Parmigiano Tortellini is a soft explosion of cheeses, topped with prosciutto and peas to complete this easy dinner.


1 Pack (9 oz.) Nuovo Pasta Tortellini Ricotta & Parmigiano
2 Tbsp Olive oil
2 Small shallots, chopped
¼ Cup Prosciutto Cotto (Italian ham), sliced in thin ribbons
¼ Cup Baby spring peas, fresh or defrosted
½ Cup Chicken broth or vegetable broth
¼ Cup Heavy cream
Salt and cracked black pepper to taste
2 Tbsp Pecorino Romano, grated



  1. Place oil and shallots in a small saucepan and cook over medium-low heat until golden. Add prosciutto and peas and cook for a few minutes. Add broth and cream, bring to a simmer, and cook for five more minutes until the mixture reaches a syrupy consistency.
  2. Season with salt and pepper. Cook tortellini separately in salted boiling water according to package directions. Drain and place in a serving bowl.
  3. Spoon sauce on top, mix gently, and sprinkle with cheese. Enjoy!