Chicken Tortellini Salad

Enjoy this chicken tortellini salad packed with artichoke, spinach leaves and sun-dried tomatoes - a flavorful dinner.

  • prep time 10 min
  • total time 3 hr 10 min
  • ingredients 8
  • servings 6

Ingredients

2
boneless skinless chicken breast halves, cut crosswise into thin strips
2
tablespoons purchased Caesar salad dressing
1
(9-oz.) pkg. uncooked refrigerated cheese tortellini
1/2
cup drained oil-packed sun-dried tomatoes, chopped
2
tablespoons capers, if desired
1
(6-oz.) jar marinated artichoke hearts, drained, halved
1/3
cup purchased Caesar salad dressing
2
cups torn spinach leaves
  • 1 Place chicken and 2 tablespoons salad dressing in small glass dish or resealable plastic bag; turn chicken to coat all sides. Cover dish or seal bag; refrigerate at least 1 hour.
  • 2 Meanwhile, cook tortellini to desired doneness as directed on package. Drain; rinse with cold water.
  • 3 Place chicken and salad dressing mixture in medium skillet. Cook chicken over medium-high heat until no longer pink and lightly browned; drain.
  • 4 In large bowl, combine chicken, tortellini, tomatoes, capers and artichoke hearts. Add 1/3 cup dressing; toss to coat. Refrigerate at least 2 hours to blend flavors. Just before serving, add spinach leaves; toss gently.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 1/4 Cups
    Calories
    280
    (
    Calories from Fat
    110),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    12g
    12%
    (Saturated Fat
    3g,
    3%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    50mg
    50%;
    Sodium
    430mg
    430%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    25g
    25%
    (Dietary Fiber
    4g
    4%
      Sugars
    3g
    3%
    ),
    Protein
    17g
    17%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    30%;
    Vitamin C
    25%;
    Calcium
    10%;
    Iron
    10%;
    Exchanges:
    1 1/2 Starch; 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 1 Vegetable; 1 1/2 Lean Meat; 1 1/2 Fat;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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