SUMERTIME TORTELLINI

Ingredients:
 
1  to 1-1/2 teaspoons finely shredded lemon peel
3  tablespoons lemon juice
1  teaspoon Dijon-style mustard
1/2  teaspoon sugar
1/4  teaspoon salt
1  clove garlic, minced
2  9-ounce packages refrigerated cheese tortellini
1  pound asparagus spears (about 16 spears), cut into 1-inch pieces and halved lengthwise
2  tablespoons olive oil
1  large yellow sweet pepper, chopped
1/2  cup finely shredded Romano or Parmesan cheese
4   green onions, sliced
1/4  cup toasted pine nuts or chopped almonds
5  medium red or yellow sweet peppers, halved and seeded
 
Directions:
 
1. Combine lemon peel, lemon juice, mustard, sugar, salt, and garlic in a screw-top jar. Cover and shake well. Chill for 2 to 24 hours. 
2. Cook tortellini in a large saucepan according to package directions, adding asparagus to pan for the last minute of cooking time; drain. Rinse tortellini and asparagus with cold water; drain again. 
3. Toss tortellini-asparagus mixture with olive oil in a very large bowl or container. Cover and chill for 2 to 24 hours. Seal chopped sweet pepper, cheese, green onion, nuts, and sweet pepper halves in separate self-sealing plastic bags. 
4. Transport all ingredients in an insulated cooler with ice packs. To serve, stir chopped pepper, cheese, green onion, and nuts into tortellini-asparagus mixture. Shake dressing; pour over all, tossing lightly to coat. Spoon mixture into sweet pepper halves. Makes 10 side-dish servings. 
 
Nutrition facts per serving:
calories: 171
total fat: 8g
saturated fat: 3g
cholesterol: 15mg
sodium: 226mg
carbohydrate: 19g
fiber: 1g
protein: 8g
vitamin A: 31%
vitamin C: 153%

Acerca de Fiorella Parodi Solari

Peruvian Realtor, officially registered in the Ministerio de Vivienda under the code: Pn-1160, continuosly working in the area, offering my advice and consultation, in order to create among clients and me a straight and efficient communication channel. Preferably under order. Live and know perfectly Lima and Perú. This is essential to build good relations among buyers and sellers. Specially when talking about Investment in a foreign Country. As Graphic Designer, and web developer, Im always seaching new methods to engage people and their lifes with Technology, Have and write several Blogs. Work as advisor in these matter. My passion is to discover new tendencies and ways to use marketing and technology. As Photographer, Im always covering life as I see... I love Green Areas, iTweet, ifb, iApple, iLove technology, i Pretend to Save the rainforest to. In Facebook, My sister and I run a Cause: to wich anyone may join for free: "Salvemos la Selva Amazonica, Saving the Amazonas Rainforest" If you are interested in helping US. to Save some green part of the Planet, Join the Cause! And if you want to help us, partnering to work and make it happen, write me. To contact me: Via email or IM- also via Facetime. Its the better way to reach me. I´ll write back for sure! Fiorella Parodi Solari fps / Concept
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