Looking for a new way to turn a bag of frozen cheese ravioli into a satisfying and healthy dinner? This easy pasta recipe calls for just five ingredients but is loaded with fresh flavors. By using grape tomatoes, prewashed spinach and prepared pesto, we eliminate all prep work, making this 15-minute Caprese-inspired ravioli the ideal weeknight meal.

Carolyn A. Hodges, R.D.
Source: EatingWell.com, June 2019


Recipe Summary

15 mins
15 mins


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Bring a large pot of water to a boil. Cook ravioli according to package directions; drain and set aside.

  • Heat oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add tomatoes; sauté until they begin to burst, 3 to 4 minutes. Add spinach and continue to cook, stirring frequently, until it wilts, 1 to 2 minutes.

  • Add the cooked ravioli and pesto; stir gently to combine.

Nutrition Facts

361 calories; protein 13.8g; carbohydrates 35.2g; dietary fiber 4.3g; sugars 5.5g; fat 18.6g; saturated fat 6.1g; cholesterol 47.2mg; vitamin a iu 4388.3IU; vitamin c 20.2mg; folate 79.9mcg; calcium 264.9mg; iron 2.7mg; magnesium 36.2mg; potassium 374.3mg; sodium 407.4mg; thiamin 0.1mg.

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Rating: 5 stars
My family absolutely loved this. I used frozen spinach and cheese ravioli and added fresh basil from our garden. Everything else we kept the same and it was DELICIOUS. Highly recommend and will definitely make again! Read More
Rating: 5 stars
Really easy. Make sure to add a good amount of spinach. Read More
Rating: 5 stars
Doubled the recipe for a family of 5 and it still wasn t enough. Delicious though. Read More
Rating: 5 stars
This is a very easy yet delicious recipe. It comes together quickly and my husband and I both very much liked it. I did add some roasted garlic (I had some frozen) and that added a bit more flavor. Try it you'll like it! Read More