This is vegan? Nacho cheese sauce

Paetra Lara


You don't have to be vegan to eat this. It is also good on scrambled eggs and much healthier than regular cheese sauces.


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45 Min
15 Min
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3/4 c
raw cashews soaked in hot water 1/2 hour
3 c
cool water
4 oz
4 Tbsp
corn starch
6 Tbsp
nutritional yeast
1 Tbsp
lemon juice
1 tsp
2 tsp
onion powder
2 tsp
1 medium
green pepper diced
1 medium
onion diced
1/3 c
cilantro leaves minced
1 Tbsp
olive oil

How to Make This is vegan? Nacho cheese sauce


  • 1In a large skillet or stock pan add olive oil and heat until just before the oil starts to smoke. Add diced onion and green pepper to the pan and cook until tender. Remove from heat.
  • 2In a powerful blender such as a vitamix add the rest of the ingredients and blend until the cashews are blended into the liquid and you can no longer see pieces of them in the mixture.
  • 3Return your pan back on heat and add the cashew mixture. Stirring constantly while the mixture heats until it thickens into what appears to be a thick nacho cheese sauce. Serve in a bowl for dipping or on top of tortilla chips as vegan nachos.

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About This is vegan? Nacho cheese sauce

Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegan, Dairy Free, Soy Free
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy

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