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Cheesy Ham and Peas Tortellini

Comfort food all the way! The cheesy sauce is zipped up with the flavor of Miracle Whip. With the addition of ham and peas, you have an easy weeknigh t meal in under 30 minutes.
Course Dinner
Keyword cheesy, ham, pasta
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes


  • 1 package 19 ounces frozen cheese tortellini or 1 package dry pasta cheese filled tortellini
  • 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup half and half cream
  • 3 tablespoons Miracle Whip Salad Dressing
  • 1/2 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 1/2 cup shredded Romano cheese
  • 12 ouncesĀ  baked ham cubed (and heated through)
  • 1 package 10 ounces frozen peas, cooked
  • 1/4 teaspoon white pepper


  1. Cook tortellini according to package directions. Meanwhile, in a large skillet, combine flour and cream until smooth. Stir in the miracle whip and the cheeses. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened. Reduce heat.
  2. Drain tortellini; add to the cheese sauce. Stir in the cooked ham, cooked peas and white pepper. Cook for an additional 5 minutes or until heated through. Yield: 4 servings