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One Pot Italian Chicken Tortellini Recipe - A delicious and easy dinner recipe packed with chicken, zucchini, cheese, and tortellini! Get ready for a wonderful, picky-eater approved, 30-minute meal prepared in just one pot!
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One Pot Italian Chicken Tortellini Recipe

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WW Freestyle: 12
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time30 mins
One Pot Italian Chicken Tortellini Recipe - A delicious and easy dinner recipe packed with chicken, zucchini, cheese, and tortellini! Get ready for a wonderful, picky-eater approved, 30-minute meal prepared in just one pot!
Course: Dinner
Cuisine: Italian
Servings: 4 Serves
Calories: 519

Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic minced
  • 12 ounces (about 3) chicken breasts, cut up into bite size pieces
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • salt and fresh ground pepper to taste
  • 1/4 cup white wine
  • 1/2 cup low sodium chicken broth
  • 2 cups marinara sauce
  • 3 ounces reduced fat cream cheese cut up in chunks
  • 2 zucchini sliced into half moons
  • 1 box (9 ounces) frozen cheese tortellini
  • 4 slices fresh mozzarella
  • 2 tablespoons fresh basil ribbons for garnish

Instructions 

  • Heat olive oil in a large skillet.
  • Add garlic and cook for 30 seconds.
  • Add chicken pieces; season with oregano, salt and pepper.
  • Cook for 4 to 5 minutes, or until chicken is browned and cooked through.
  • Remove chicken from skillet and set aside.
  • In a mixing bowl, combine wine and chicken broth; stir until well incorporated.
  • Add marinara sauce and cream cheese to the skillet; cook over medium-high heat until cheese is melted and everything is well combined.
  • Slowly whisk in the prepared chicken broth mixture; whisk until incorporated.
  • Add chicken back in to the skillet; stir in the prepared zucchini and the tortellini.
  • Reduce heat to medium-low; cover and cook for 10 to 11 minutes or until pasta is done. 
  • Remove from heat and arrange slices of fresh mozzarella over the top.
  • Set under the broiler for 1 to 2 minutes, or until cheese on top is melted.
  • Garnish with ribbons of basil.
  • Serve.

Notes

WW FREESTYLE SMART POINTS: 12
Nutrition Facts
One Pot Italian Chicken Tortellini Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 519 Calories from Fat 189
% Daily Value*
Fat 21g32%
Saturated Fat 8g40%
Cholesterol 112mg37%
Sodium 1314mg55%
Potassium 1086mg31%
Carbohydrates 41g14%
Fiber 5g20%
Sugar 11g12%
Protein 39g78%
Vitamin A 1060IU21%
Vitamin C 27.6mg33%
Calcium 307mg31%
Iron 3.8mg21%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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