Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Cheesy Tortellini


INGREDIENTS

1 pound tortellini ( store bought)

FOR SAUCE

1/2 stick butter
2 tbs all purpose flour
1/4 cup parmesan cheese
1/4 cup mozzarella cheese
1-1/2 cup milk
pinch of black pepper powder and salt


1/4 cup mix of both cheeses for topping ( mozzarella + parmesan)


METHOD
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Cook tortellini according to package directions , and keep aside
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Boil milk in a sauce pan and keep aside
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Melt butter on low heat , add flour , mix well and cook until raw smell of flour gone may be a min or 2
( make sure not to brown the flour )
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Wisk hot milk in to flour and butter mixture with out any lumps
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Now add both the cheeses and melt on low flame until sauce is thick ( u can add more milk if the sauce is too thick)
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Add a pinch of pepper powder and salt , mix well
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Preheat oven to 350
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Place cooked tortellini in a baking tray , pour cheese sauce over pasta , sprinkle
remaining cheeses and bake for 20 min or until golden on top
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Done

25 comments:

Manali said...

Thank you Sagari, good to be n touch with you. This cheese tortellini looks so yummy...:)

Mahimaa's kitchen said...

looks so rich and yummy Sagari. tortellinis are delicious.

Adlak's tiny world said...

looks rich and creamy... dazling pic.. sagari.

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Premyscakes said...

Very much tempting, looks so cheesy and yummy.

Happy cook said...

O la la that looks really cheesey delcious. Yumm yummm

Priya said...

Looks so creamy n rich Sagari...delicious they r..

DEESHA said...

looks very delicious sagari

Varsha Vipins said...

sinfully delicious looking..:O

Sharmi said...

waw such a comforting look the pic has. feel like trying out.

Vanamala said...

Wow so rich looks yummmy....

Curry Leaf said...

Lovely and delicious.I love these and have made pumpkin tortelloni(big tortellini) using springroll wrappers.These are so tempting

Sheetal Kiran said...

Oh my!! This looks to die for Sagari ... I can just smell all that cheese in your kitchen! Mmmmm ... so delicious!

Jaishree said...

Very much tempting, looks so rich and yummy Sagari.

Cham said...

Wow so beautiful and perfectly gooey!

homecooked said...

Wow...this is really cheesy and rich. Looks yummy!

RAKS KITCHEN said...

That looks so cool! Thanx for sharing the recipe!

AnuSriram said...

These look so yummy!

Smitha said...

Wow this is sinfully rich and decadent! If at all I make ,should make it before Jan 1!! New year resolution as every year is to loose a few extra kilos!!!

Roopa said...

mmm that looks heavenly:) I wish I could get one big bite:)

Thanu said...

very inviting cheesy pic Sagari!

Rathna said...

Looks cheesy and tempting. They could melt in my mouth :-D

Cynthia said...

You are wicked to post such food porn. Those pictures are soooooo tempting!

farida said...

Tortellinis are great with lots of cheese, yum!

Uma said...

yummy and mouth-watering tortellini. Gongura pachadi looks so gorgeous and delicious.

Shama Nagarajan said...

scrumptious tortellini