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Chicken Vegetable Tortellini Soup

This Chicken Vegetable Tortellini Soup is made easy with the help of a rotisserie chicken and store-bought cheese tortellini. Add a deliciously seasoned broth, some veggies and fresh baby spinach, and you've got yourself a wholesome, satisfying 30-minute meal.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Main Course, Soup
Cuisine: American, Italian
Servings: 8
Calories: 269kcal


  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 cup sliced baby carrots
  • ¾ cup chopped celery
  • ¾ cup diced white or yellow onion
  • ½ cup chopped fresh Italian parsley
  • 3 to 4 sprigs fresh thyme
  • 1 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1 teaspoon all purpose seasoning or more to taste (I used Lawry's Seasoned Salt)
  • fresh ground black pepper to taste
  • 2 tablespoons tomato paste
  • 8 cups low-sodium chicken broth
  • 12 ounces refrigerated cheese tortellini (about 3 cups)
  • ¾ cup frozen peas
  • ¾ cup frozen corn
  • 2 cups fresh baby spinach
  • 2 ½ cups cooked chopped chicken (I used a rotisserie chicken)
  • ¼ cup shaved or shredded Parmesan cheese plus additional for garnish


  • Add oil to a large soup pot or Dutch oven and place over MEDIUM HEAT. Add carrots, celery, onion, parsley, thyme sprigs, garlic, all-purpose seasoning, and fresh ground black pepper. Cook for about 10 minutes, or until veggies have softened, stirring occasionally.
  • Add the tomato paste and stir into the cooked veggies until well combined. Add the chicken broth and bring mixture to a boil, then reduce heat to MEDIUM-LOW. Add the frozen peas, frozen corn, and the tortellini and cook for 3 to 4 minutes, or according to package directions. Add the chicken and the spinach. Stir for a minute or two, just until chicken is warmed through and spinach is wilted.
  • Remove the thyme stems. Stir in Parmesan and add additional seasoning, if desired.
  • Garnish individual servings with additional Parmesan, if desired.



Calories: 269kcal | Carbohydrates: 31g | Protein: 18g | Fat: 9g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 32mg | Sodium: 702mg | Potassium: 489mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 4g | Vitamin A: 3145IU | Vitamin C: 11.5mg | Calcium: 131mg | Iron: 2.5mg