Crock Pot Chicken Tortellini Soup Recipe
Soup is a favorite around here and it is just so simple to make. We love coming up with new recipes to try and this Crock Pot Chicken Tortellini Soup Recipe does not disappoint.
Each bite is amazing with all of the cheesy tortellini. You get all of the best ingredients all in one soup for a dinner idea that is so simple to make.
Not only is this soup filling and delicious but it is inexpensive to make as well. You don’t need a ton of chicken to make this soup and in fact, you can use leftover chicken.
Your house will smell amazing from this soup being slow cooked all day in the crock pot. The more it simmers the better it gets. It is so good!
The cheese tortellini really add that extra something to the soup that makes it so decadent and the best comfort food.
If you loved our Crock Pot Spinach Tortellini Soup, you will love this slow cooker chicken tortellini soup. Everyone loves cheese tortellini and it is the perfect ingredient to use in soup.
This is a must try and you are going to love it!
WHAT TO SERVE WITH SLOW COOKER CHICKEN TORTELLINI SOUP
Everything you need for a great meal is in the slow cooker. Just add some crusty bread and that is all you need to go along with this soup.
We love Garlic Bread Cheese Sticks Recipe and it is perfect for dipping into the soup and getting every last drop. It is so good!
You might also like this Easy Homemade Dinner Rolls Recipe with the soup. If you do not have time to make bread, grab some french bread from the bakery. Yum!
We also like to serve the soup with a simple side salad. Soup and salad make an easy but delicious meal idea!
Make sure you have a good crock pot to make this CHICKEN TORTELLINI SOUP.
If you are in the market for something new, I really love my Ninja cooker. The nice thing about this is you can brown the meat in the same slow cooker which is so convenient.
It is so handy to just have the one pan to clean. It has become of my favorite kitchen appliances.
I also really like this crockpot as well. I use this all the time and it’s great.
My favorite feature is that you can lock the lid down. This is awesome for when you need to take the crockpot somewhere.
I often use the slow cooker to take dishes to potluck events and this feature is amazing! There are several others on sale here.
Another favorite is this programmable crock pot for when I am am not at home all day. I love coming home to a nice meal ready and waiting!
If you want to save yourself even more time (don’t we all?) then I really recommend these Crockpot liners. They make clean up a breeze. Instead of scrubbing and washing the pot, you can just toss the liner. It is practically no clean up… seriously, no clean up at all.
You can also make this soup on the stove top if you prefer.
What ingredients do you need to make crockpot chicken tortellini soup?
- minced garlic
- dried basil
- boneless skinless chicken breasts
- dried oregano
- salt and pepper
- dried thyme
- cheese tortellini
- chicken broth
- fresh parsley to garnish (optional)
How do you make slow cooker chicken tortellini soup?
This is truly a toss and go recipe. You can easily put this together even during busy mornings and come home to dinner ready to enjoy.
Just add everything to the crock pot except the tortellini.
Cover and cook.
Remove the chicken, shred and stir into the crock pot.
Once you are ready to eat, stir in the tortellini. Cover and cook until soft.
Serve with fresh parsley.
How long will tortellini soup last?
The soup will typically last 3-4 days in the fridge.
Can you freeze slow cooker tortellini?
You can freeze this soup but I wouldn’t add the tortellini until ready to cook.
TORTELLINI SOUP VARIATIONS:
- Use chicken thighs instead of chicken breasts.
- Try rotisserie chicken to save even more time. You can even use leftover chicken and this recipe is even easier!
- Add Italian seasoning for a new flavor.
- Make creamy tortellini soup and add heavy cream to the soup.
- Try different types of tortellini- mushroom, beef and more. Anything will work!
- Add onion to the veggies in the soup. This adds even more flavor.
We also love crockpot tortellini and sausage.
This slow cooker chicken tortellini is versatile and frugal!
You can easily adapt this recipe for what you have on hand. We often try other types of tortellini in the soup such as mushroom, meat and more.
You can add cream cheese and heavy cream for a creamier and thicker broth. If you try this, make sure to wait to add the cream cheese until when you add the tortellini.
This recipe is so versatile and easy to make. I often just use what I already have or what is on sale at the grocery store. We are fans of using what we already have.
We love simple recipes like this. I keep recipes like this on the regular menu plan rotation because I know the entire family will enjoy these meals.
In fact, I cut our grocery bill by 50% off by following these 8 Tips for for Saving Money on Groceries by Menu Planning! Save that money for a family vacation or maybe just some wiggle room in the budget.
Slow cooking makes it easy!
I often add some diced onion because I keep this in the freezer. This is so easy. Another time saving tip is to use a small food chopper or food processor to quickly and easily chop the onions.
If you do not have one of these, I highly recommend them. They are such a time saver and you can get the veggies really fine if you have children that are picky.
I usually just chop the entire vegetable and freeze what I don’t need. It’s so nice to be able to just take the diced onion out of the freezer for recipes.
This is how I meal prep. It’s so quick and easy and helps get dinner on the table fast.
CROCK POT chicken tortellini soup recipe makes feeding a crowd easy!
This meal is budget friendly and easy to prepare. It is the perfect meal to serve for large crowds and everyone will love it!
From family gatherings, holidays, family dinner and more, this is a great meal! You can put this together in just minutes with very little work.
Our family loved this soup and it just so easy. It is a tasty alternative to chicken noodle soup. You can also make it on the stove top in minutes!
Print this chicken tortellini soup recipe below:
Enjoy the best comfort food when you make this easy Crock Pot Chicken Tortellini Soup Recipe. The cheese tortellini and tender chicken make this delicious.
- 3 medium carrots peeled and diced
- 3 stalks of celery diced
- 2 teaspoon minced garlic
- 2 boneless skinless chicken breasts
- 1/2 teaspoon dried basil
- 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
- 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1 teaspoon pepper
- 16 oz cheese tortellini
- 6 cups chicken broth
- fresh parsley to garnish
Add everything to the crock pot except the tortellini.
Cover and cook on low for 8 hours.
Remove chicken, shred and stir into the crock pot.
30 minutes before ready to eat stir in the tortellini.
Cover and cook until soft.
Serve with fresh parsley.
Try these other crock pot soup recipes:
- Crock pot Cheeseburger Soup Recipe
- Easy Crock pot Lasagna Soup Recipe
- Crockpot Black Bean Cilantro Soup
- Easy Crock pot Chicken Vegetable Soup
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- Creamy Vegetable Soup Recipe
- Easy Crock Pot Chicken Vegetable Soup
- Easy Crock Pot Vegetable Soup Recipe
- Ham and Potato Soup Crock pot Recipe
- Slow Cooker Lentil Soup Recipe
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