Recipes and Cooking Hot & Saucy Tortellini 4.0 (15) By BHG Test Kitchen BHG Test Kitchen The Better Homes & Gardens Test Kitchen has been in continuous operation for nearly 100 years, developing and testing practical, reliable recipes that readers can enjoy at home. The Test Kitchen team includes culinary specialists, food stylists, registered and licensed nutritionists, and other experts with Bachelor of Science degrees in food science, food and nutrition, or culinary arts. Together, the team tests more than 2,500 recipes, produces more than 2,500 food images, and creates more than 1,000 food videos each year in the state-of-the-art test kitchen. Learn about BHG's Editorial Process Published on June 14, 2011 Print Rate It Share Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Jason Donnelly Total Time: 25 mins Servings: 4 Jump to Nutrition Facts Ingredients 7 - 8 ounce dried cheese-filled tortellini (about 1 3/4 cups) 8 ounce lean ground beef 1 13-14 ounce jar tomato-basil pasta sauce 1 16 ounce bottle salsa 1 tablespoon snipped fresh cilantro Garlic Bread (optional) Directions Cook tortellini according to package directions. Drain and return pasta to pan. Meanwhile, cook ground beef in a large skillet until no longer pink; drain. Stir in pasta sauce and salsa. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Cover and simmer for 5 minutes. Stir pasta and the cilantro into sauce mixture. Cool slightly; divide among 4 microwave safe containers. Cover and chill overnight. To Tote: Pack tortellini mixture and garlic bread in an insulated container with ice packs. To Serve: cover tortellini mixture with vented plastic wrap. Micro-cook on 70% power (medium-high) for about 4 minutes, stirring once. Heat garlic bread on 100% power (High) for 10 seconds. Rate it Print Nutrition Facts (per serving) 420 Calories 18g Fat 42g Carbs 23g Protein Show Full Nutrition Label Hide Full Nutrition Label Nutrition Facts Servings Per Recipe 4 Calories 420 % Daily Value * Total Fat 18g 23% Saturated Fat 5g 25% Cholesterol 43mg 14% Sodium 1450mg 63% Total Carbohydrate 42g 15% Total Sugars 7g Protein 23g Vitamin C 7.1mg 36% Calcium 252.4mg 19% Iron 2.7mg 15% Potassium 497mg 11% Folate, total 12.1mcg Vitamin B-12 1.3mcg Vitamin B-6 0.3mg *The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.