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Cheese Tortellini, Butternut Squash, and Prosciutto with Brown Butter-Sage Sauce Recipe

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This recipe for Cheese Tortellini, Butternut Squash, and Prosciutto with Brown Butter-Sage Sauce, by , is from Real cooking from Real housewives, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

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Contributor:  
Jessica Zurcher
Added: Tuesday, September 22, 2009

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 1/2 C. Butternut squash peeled and cubed
1/2 lb. Refrigerated cheese tortellini (about 2 cups)
1 T. olive oil
3 Slices prosciutto ham (I use way more it makes it so good)
5 t. Butter
1 large sprig of fresh sage ( about 10 leaves)
2 T. dry white wine
1 tsp. Sugar
Juice of 1/2 a lemon
Fresh parsley (optional)
Freshly ground black pepper

Directions:
Directions:
Cook squash in a saucepan of boiling salted water for 5 minutes. Add the tortellini; cook according to package directions and until squash is tender. Drain pasta and squash; set aside.
Heat oil in a skillet over medium heat. Add prosciutto, cook until crisp, then drain on a paper towel- lined plate. Return skillet to burner with drippings.
Melt butter in the skillet. Add sage sprig and cook until butter browns about 4 minutes; remove sage and discard. Stir in wine and sugar; cook 30 seconds, then add reserved squash, tortellini, and crumbled prosciutto. Toss to heat through. Off heat, finish with lemon juice parsley and pepper

 

 

 

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