Crockpot Tortellini: A Hearty Fall Soup 25


Crockpot Tortellini: A Hearty Fall Soup // Being Leanna

Tortellini Soup

Today i’m sharing one of my favorite crock pot meals, tortellini soup!

I originally shared this recipe over on Ashley’s blog back in the spring so I thought it was about time I showed you all my favorite soup recipe! It is so easy to make, like most crock pot recipes, you just toss it in there and let it cook while you’re at work!  Slow cookers are amazing all year round but they are especially great in the fall and winter months. When the days are getting shorter and it’s dark when you get home the last thing you want to do is cook dinner. You just wanna curl up and lounge on the couch. Luckily, with a crock pot, dinner is already done and you can curl up and eat dinner! I can’t think of anything more enjoyable than coming home from a long day of work and smelling dinner ready to go. yum.

Crockpot Tortellini: A Hearty Fall Soup // Being Leanna

Ingredients:

Gather all of your necessary ingredients: Vegetable broth, spinach, zucchini, tortellini, cream cheese, diced tomatoes, salt, pepper and basil. I’m a big fan of getting everything I need for a recipe all together before I start. I find it’s near impossible to forget an ingredient if it’s already right in front of you. 

Directions:

The next step is to cut up your zucchinis into bite sized pieces and toss them right into the crock pot. toss in your spinach and diced tomatoes (remember to drain one of the cans before adding it) followed by your broth. After that’s all in there I like to give my ingredients a stir before breaking up and putting in the cream cheese. Add in some salt, pepper and basil to your tasting but this honestly tastes great without any of them. 

Turn the crock pot on low for about 6 hours or high for 3 and sit back and relax. This is going to smell amazing, I promise. About 15 minutes before you’re ready for dinner add in the tortellini (or pasta of your choice, I won’t judge!) and make sure you stir everything up nicely. 

 As soon as the pasta is soft you’re ready to dig in! Trust me when I say this could easily feed a family of 4, possibly with some leftovers. 

Printable Recipe:

 Crockpot Tortellini: A Hearty Fall Soup // Being Leanna

Don’t forget to pin this recipe for later, or print it out and add it to your collection! If you’re interested in more quick and easy recipes, go ahead and check out my no bake granola bars and my simple cucumber sandwiches that are perfect appetizers and my easy, make ahead lunch sized pasta salad

Let me know what you’ll be making in your crock pot this fall, especially if it’s this recipe, in the comments below! I love seeing what you guys are making because it gives me so much inspiration! 

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  • Christine C.

    Oh this sounds so good! I love using my crock pot, especially for soups and chilis! I love to make a good chicken chili and chicken and dumplings when it gets a little colder outside! I love using a crock pot because they do the work for you!

    • MMM chili. I cannot wait to make some of that this year. The best part is that they work for you! I am such a lazy cook. Baking is way more my thing haha.

  • This looks so delicious!! I love crockpot meals, especially in the fall!

    • It really is so tasty. I use my crockpot twice a week at least in the fall and winter!

  • Looks oh so yummy. I was just making a list of crock pot meals yesterday ! Will have to add this to the list (:

    • Glad you like it! You should totally share your list of crock pot meals. I’d love to see some of them!

  • Yum! I make a different tortellini soup but I’d love to try this! I love how there’s some healthiness to it with the spinach!

  • That looks really good, didn’t know you could make a soup out of it. I will definitely be trying this!

  • I love discovering new crockpot recipes! This seems so yummy and perfect for fall! Adding it to my list of meals to make! 🙂

  • I always have cheese tortellini in the freezer for days that I need a quick meal. I love that your recipe uses ingredients that I normally have on hand and will give this a try.

    • You are so smart. I never have it at home, I never even thought to freeze it! Let me know how it turns out!

  • Greta Hollar

    Love crock pot recipes! Definitely making this soon.

    Greta | http://www.gretahollar.com

  • Perfect cool-weather meal! I bet it smells so good, too!

  • Shine Light

    It would be so tasty, thank you

  • This is such a unique recipe, I love it! A must try for Fall! 🙂

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  • I def need to try this recipe out!! Once Fall hits I become a lover of cooking in the crockpot!

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