Creamy Chicken and Tortellini Soup

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You will love the rich and velvety broth of this creamy chicken and tortellini soup. The savory broth hugs each ingredient with warmth and richness. This is a satisfying meal on a chilly day. This soup will also bring a touch of love to your table.

Start off this creamy chicken and tortellini soup with some butter and onion in a stock pot. Cook until those onions are tender then sprinkle with flour, poulty seasoning, and dried rosemary and cook for one minute. Next, you will whisk in some chicken broth.

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Now it’s time for those colorful veggies to help create a feast for the eyes along with the palate. There is celery, carrots, and potatoes. Peas will make an appearance toward the end of the soup. Also, you add in a bay leaf for more flavor. Allow this all to come to a simmer. Then cover and cook for about 17 minutes until thos vegetables are tender.

Next, add in some cooked chicken, cheese tortellini, and cream. Bring it to a simmer again and cook uncovered for about 5 minutes until that tortellini is fully cooked. Now comes the frozen peas to give it that pop of green color. Remove the bay leaf and give the soup a couple more minutes to heat those frozen peas. That’s it! Dish up a bowl of joy that’s as beautiful as it is delicious.

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Creamy Chicken and Tortellini Soup


Creamy Chicken and Tortellini Soup

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Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 50 minutes
Course Soup
Cuisine American
Servings 6 servings
Calories 426 kcal


  • ¼ cup butter
  • 1 onion diced
  • ¼ cup flour
  • 1 tsp poultry seasoning
  • ½ tsp dried rosemary
  • 5 cups chicken broth
  • 2 ribs celery diced
  • 2 carrots peeled and diced
  • 1 large potato peeled and dice
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 2 cups cooked chicken shredded or chopped
  • cup heavy cream
  • 2 cups frozen cheese tortellini
  • cup frozen green peas
  • salt & pepper to taste


  • In a stock pot over medium heat, melt butter. Add in onions and cook until soft, about 3-4 minutes. Sprinkle in the flour , poultry seasoning, and rosemary. Cook for 1 minute more.
  • Whisk in the broth a little at a time until smooth after each addition. Add in the celery, carrots, potatoes, and bay leaf. Bring to a boil. Then reduce to a simmer, and cook covered for 17 minutes or until vegetables are tender.
  • Mix in the chicken, tortellini, and cream, simmer an additional 5 minutes uncovered or until tortellini is cooked.
  • Stir in peas, discard bay leaf and season with salt and pepper to taste. Let rest 2-3 minutes to heat the peas. Serves 6.


Serving: 1 serving | Calories: 426kcal | Carbohydrates: 32g | Protein: 24g | Fat: 23g | Saturated Fat: 12g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 5g | Trans Fat: 0.3g | Cholesterol: 107mg | Sodium: 1001mg | Potassium: 455mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 4114IU | Vitamin C: 13mg | Calcium: 107mg | Iron: 2mg
Keyword chicken, soup, tortellini
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This recipe is adapted from Spend with Pennies.

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