Soups

Slow Cooker Holiday Tortellini Stew

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I have a wealth of soup recipes in my arsenal for frigid days like today, when I just want to put on an over-sized, comfy sweater, stay at home, and warm my innards with a bowl of hearty stew. This Italian sausage/tortellini concoction will do just that. The tomatoes and green beans give this dish a wonderful holiday appeal!

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4 sweet Italian sausage links, casings removed
1 can (28 ounces) crushed tomatoes with basil, garlic & oregano
1 package (9 ounces) frozen cut green beans, or about 3/4 can green beans
1 large onion, chopped
1/2 teaspoon Italian seasoning
1 package (9 ounces) refrigerated cheese tortellini (or, I purchase the Di Amante brand un-cooked tortellinis from Costco and cook 3 cups)
1 T. chopped fresh oregano, or 1 t. dried oregano
1 c. water
Crumble sausages into a bowl and stir together with tomatoes, green beans, onion and Italian seasoning; place mixture in slow cooker. Cover slow cooker bowl and cook 3 hours on HIGH or 6 hours on...
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Nutritions

Calories
290

Sodium
1307mg
54% DV

Fat
19g
29% DV

Protein
22g
45% DV

Carbs
10g
3% DV

Fiber
3g
14% DV

Your search for the best chicken salad recipe stops here! This simple, flavorful combination of tender meat, bright green onions, herbs, and seasoning in a creamy mayonnaise dressing is quick and delicious. Use the easy chicken salad recipe to make sandwiches, or serve it on top of a bed of lettuce with a side of biscuits, rolls, or potato chips. The make-ahead dish is always a favorite!

4 c cooked shredded chicken ( such as rotisserie chicken )
.5 c finely chopped green onion
1 c Duke's mayonnaise
2 t dried tarragon
1/4 t ground black pepper
1/4 t garlic salt
1/4 t onion powder
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  • In a large bowl, toss together the shredded chicken and the green onions.
  • In a separate bowl, stir together the mayonnaise, black pepper, garlic salt, onion powder and tarragon. Add the...
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Nutritions

Calories
557

Sodium
194mg
8% DV

Fat
29g
46% DV

Protein
60g
121% DV

Carbs
3g
1% DV

Fiber
3g
12% DV