Barilla’s Fuzzy Nutrition Information: Four Tortellini Servings For Two People

Barilla’s shelf-stable cheese tortellini are a nice quick meal for two. Or is it four? The “dinner for two” branding is all very nice until you flip the package over and read the nutrition information. Two hundred calories per serving – well, that’s pretty reasonable. Four servings per package…wha?


Maybe the point is that you eat half of the package in one sitting. But this is America. Who reads things that way?



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