Recipe: Tortellini-Shrimp Kabobs with Cherry Tomatoes

Tortellini-Shrimp Kabobs, Courtesy:
Tortellini-Shrimp Kabobs, Courtesy:

Tortellini are ring-shaped stuffed pasta. Use them in this recipe as part of a fun-to-serve kabob, together with cooked shrimp and cherry tomatoes.

36 uncooked refrigerated or dried cheese-filled spinach tortellini
1/2 cup Italian dressing
24 cooked peeled deveined medium shrimp
24 small cherry tomatoes


  1. Cook and drain tortellini as directed on package; cool
  2. Place dressing in shallow bowl.
  3. Stir in tortellini, shrimp and tomatoes.
  4. Cover and refrigerate 1 to 2 hours, stirring once to coat.
  5. Drain tortellini mixture.
  6. Thread tortellini, shrimp and tomatoes alternately on each of twelve 8-inch skewers.

Food Mingle Blog Alternatives and Substitutions:

  • I used the tri-colored tortellini for a festive look!
  • For an appetizer version, use toothpicks and thread just one of each item.

Yield: 12 kabobs






4 thoughts on “Recipe: Tortellini-Shrimp Kabobs with Cherry Tomatoes

  1. Lynz Real Cooking August 4, 2015 / 8:35 pm

    I love tortellini, never thought to make something like this, love the creativity! Will try this!

    Liked by 1 person

Please Share a Comment!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s