Easy Spicy Garlic Tomato Cheese Ravioli Recipe

This Easy Spicy Garlic Tomato Cheese Ravioli Recipe couldn’t be easier to prepare and it is even easier to enjoy! Prepared cheese ravioli is combined with roasted garlic and tomatoes for one out-of-this-world tasty dish.

Easy Spicy Garlic Tomato Cheese Ravioli Recipe

This spicy satisfying ravioli tastes as good as the kitchen smells while it’s cooking, and that’s saying something. It smells phenomenal! So it’s a good thing this recipe doesn’t take too long to cook, because there will be a line waiting with plate in hand for this tasty ravioli. 

As I mentioned before, this Spicy Garlic Tomato Cheese Ravioli Recipe is easy. Really easy. Garlic and tomatoes are tossed with a bit of olive oil and roasted. Butter, salt, pepper and red pepper flakes are added to the mix, then back to the oven for more roasting. The spice can be adjusted to taste. This flavorful goodness is tossed with cooked cheese ravioli for one scrumptious dish!

Easy Spicy Garlic Tomato Cheese Ravioli Recipe

The recipe takes about 45 minutes from start to finish and is mostly hands off, so it’s perfect for a busy weeknight meal. You know who else this ravioli recipe is perfect for? College students. Yep. This recipe can be whipped up even in the least equipped kitchen. A stock pot for cooking the ravioli and a rimmed baking sheet are all that is needed as far as pots and pans to get this dish on the table.

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Easy Spicy Garlic Tomato Cheese Ravioli

Yield: 4
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 45 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour
Prepared cheese ravioli is combined with roasted garlic and tomatoes for one out-of-this-world tasty dish.

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 8 garlic cloves
  • 16 ounces grape or cherry tomatoes
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes*
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 16 ounces prepared cheese ravioli
  • 1/4 cup loosely packed fresh parsley, rough chopped
  • optional- grated parmesan for garnish

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 425-degrees F.
  2. Slice garlic cloves and 1/3 of tomatoes in half.
  3. Drizzle a rimmed baking sheet** with the olive oil. Add garlic and tomatoes to pan. Toss to coat and spread in even layer. Roast at 425-degrees F for 30 minutes.
  4. Carefully remove pan from oven, add salt, pepper, red pepper flakes and butter; allow butter to melt and toss to incorporate. Spread evenly on pan; return to oven and roast for another 10 minutes.
  5. Cook cheese ravioli according to package instructions, reserving 1/2 cup of pasta water. Add drained ravioli, a bit of the pasta water, and half of the chopped parsley to baking pan; toss to coat ravioli. Add additional reserved pasta water as needed.
  6. Serve warm with remaining chopped parsley and grated parmesan (optional).

Notes

* This is a bit on the spicy side. Adjust red pepper flakes for preference.

** A 9x13 baking pan works well too. For easy cleanup, line baking pan with aluminum foil or baking parchment.

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