Cheesy Bacon and Spinach Tortellini Casserole

  • Prep 15 min
  • Total1 hr10 min
  • Ingredients6
  • Servings6

This cheesy pasta bake is packed with bacon and spinach and is great served with a fresh green salad.

Ingredients

1
jar (15 oz) Alfredo pasta sauce
1/3
cup water
1
package (19 oz) frozen cheese-filled tortellini
1/2
cup plus 2 tablespoons chopped cooked bacon
1
bag (5 oz) baby spinach, coarsely chopped
2
cups shredded mozzarella cheese (8 oz)

Steps

  • 1Heat oven to 350°F. Spray bottom and sides of 13×9-inch (3-quart) glass baking dish generously with cooking spray.
  • 2In medium bowl, mix Alfredo sauce and water. Arrange half of the frozen tortellini in single layer in baking dish; top with 1/4 cup of the bacon, half of the spinach, half of the Alfredo sauce mixture and 1 cup of the mozzarella cheese. Repeat layers. Top with remaining 2 tablespoons bacon.
  • 3Spray one side foil with cooking spray and cover baking dish, sprayed side down. Bake 40 minutes. Remove foil; bake 10 to 15 minutes longer or until bubbly around edges and hot in center.

Expert Tips

  • Tortellini is sold in freezer section of the grocery store.
  • Precooked bacon is sold in boxes in the meat section of the grocery store.

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