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Plant-based mystery box inspiration: Vegan "cheese" sauce

Vegan Cashew Cheese Sauce in white sauceboat, white background. Healthy plant based food concept. Vegan Cashew Cheese Sauce in white sauceboat, white background. Healthy plant based food concept.
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Ingredients

Directions

1. In pot of boiling salted water, boil sweet potato until tender. Drain.

2. Combine garlic, drained cashews, and almond milk in a small saucepan and bring to a high simmer (just under boiling).

3. Add cashew mixture along with sweet potatoes to blender and pulse.

4. Add nutritional yeast and pulse until smooth.

5. Season with salt and pepper. Adjust consistency with almond milk as needed for desired use.

Serving suggestions

On noodles for a creamy macaroni and cheese

On broccoli or cauliflower for a kid-friendly side dish

Over a baked potato 

Stir in taco seasoning, top with salsa or black beans and serve as a dip with tortilla chips.