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Summer Tortellini Salad

Recipe from Two Peas and Their Pod

Summer Tortellini Salad with tomatoes, red bell pepper, corn, cucumbers, and basil vinaigrette! This cold pasta salad is a summer favorite!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Salad
Cuisine: Italian
Servings: 6
Calories: 313kcal


  • 20 oz cheese tortellini, fresh or frozen
  • 1 cup halved grape tomatoes
  • 1 red bell pepper, seeds removed and chopped
  • 1 ear sweet corn, kernels removed (about 1 cup)
  • 1 medium cucumber, chopped
  • 3 green onions, sliced
  • Basil vinaigrette
  • Kosher salt and black pepper, to taste
  • Shredded Parmesan cheese and chopped basil, for garnish


  • Cook the tortellini according to package instructions. Rinse with cold water and drain well.
  • Place the cooked tortellini in a big bowl. Add the tomatoes, bell pepper, corn, cucumber, and green onions. Drizzle with basil vinaigrette and stir until the ingredients are well coated. Season with salt and pepper, to taste.
  • Finish the salad with Parmesan cheese and fresh basil. Serve cold or at room temperature.
  • Note-the salad will keep in the refrigerator for up to 3 days.


Calories: 313kcal | Carbohydrates: 45g | Protein: 15g | Fat: 8g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 36mg | Sodium: 414mg | Potassium: 185mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 924IU | Vitamin C: 31mg | Calcium: 148mg | Iron: 3mg