Santa Fe Chicken Tortellini Casserole
Instead of tortellini soup, turn that tortellini into a filling chicken tortellini casserole. A baked tortellini al forno!
sweet red bell peppers
cooked, cut up
monterey jack cheese
Heat oven to 325℉ (160℃).
Cook and drain tortellini as directed on package.
While tortellini is cooking, grease 3 quart casserole.
Heat 1 tablespoon oil in a 10 inch skillet over medium high heat.
Cook broccoli, onion and bell pepper in oil for about 3 minutes, stirring frequently, until crisp-tender.
Remove broccoli mixture from skillet.
Cook flour and 2 tablespoons oil in same skillet over low heat, stirring constantly, until smooth.
Stir in milk, broth and cumin.
Heat to boiling over medium heat, stirring constantly; remove from heat.
Stir in chicken, Monterey Jack cheese, the tortellini and broccoli mixture.
Spoon tortellini mixture into casserole.
Bake uncovered 25 to 35 minutes or until bubbly.
During the last 5 minutes of baking, sprinkle with Colby cheese and tortilla chips; bake until cheese is melted.