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What do you crave when it comes to nacho-eating? Is it the tangy and salty blend of cheese and spices coating each chip you can’t get enough of? Well, you don’t have to miss out on a delicious snack time experience just because veganism is part of your lifestyle! That’s right – with this blog post, we’re introducing a plant-based take on the beloved cheesy dip. Our virtually guilt-free Vegan Nacho Cheese Sauce takes its delectable flavor from blended nutritional yeast along with seasonings such as smoked salt. Get ready to find out how whipping up plant power in this creamy form is entirely possible without compromising taste or convenience!

As a vegan, it can be tough to find satisfying substitutes for beloved classic meals. But fear not, because vegan nacho cheese sauce is here to save the day! This deliciously creamy and savory sauce is perfect for drizzling over a pile of crispy tortilla chips, or even using as a dip for veggies. The best part? It’s made with plant-based ingredients, so not only is it a guilt-free indulgence, it’s also kind to our furry friends. Say goodbye to traditional cheesy sauces loaded with animal products, and hello to a cruelty-free alternative that doesn’t skimp on flavor. Trust us, your taste buds will thank you!

Vegan Nacho Cheese Sauce

Vegan Nacho Cheese Sauce

Serving Suggestions

So, what makes our vegan cheese sauce so special? For starters, it’s made with all-natural ingredients that are not only good for you, but also for the planet. We use nutritional yeast, which is a rich source of vitamin B12 and has a cheesy, nutty flavor. And let’s not forget the star ingredient: spicy jalapeños, which give the sauce a bold kick that’ll leave your taste buds singing!

But enough about the ingredients, let’s talk serving suggestions. There are countless ways to enjoy this Vegan Nacho Cheese Sauce, so here are just a few ideas to get you started:

Classic nachos

Layer tortilla chips with your favorite toppings like black beans, diced tomatoes, sliced jalapeños, and our Vegan Nacho Cheese Sauce. Bake in the oven for a few minutes until the cheese is melty and golden brown.

Loaded fries

Top crispy fries with our Vegan Nacho Cheese Sauce, vegan bacon bits, green onions, and a drizzle of vegan sour cream. This is the ultimate comfort food!

Veggie dip

Simply serve our Vegan Nacho Cheese Sauce alongside raw veggies like carrots, celery, and bell peppers for a healthy and satisfying snack.

Mac and cheese

Use our Vegan Nacho Cheese Sauce as the base for a dairy-free mac and cheese recipe. You won’t believe how creamy and flavorful it is!

So, there you have it, folks. Whether you’re hosting a game night with friends or just craving a flavorful snack, our Vegan Nacho Cheese Sauce is sure to impress. Give it a try and let us know how you like to serve it up!

It's sooo easy to make and sooo delicious!

It’s sooo easy to make and sooo delicious!

Vegan Nacho Cheese Sauce


If you want to try this Vegan Nacho Cheese Sauce recipe, share your photo and experience with us. In addition, let us know what you think in the comments below by using #veganglobetrotter and #vegannachocheesesauce

Vegan Nacho Cheese Sauce

You’ll be surprised at how easy it is to make this plant-based version of a classic favorite. Whether you serve it with chips or pour it over your burrito bowl, this vegan nacho cheese will provide plenty of flavor and texture. Plus, we guarantee that even meat lovers won't miss the dairy in your next meal. Read on for all the steps needed to create this delicious dish!
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Course Appetizer, Dip
Cuisine Mexican
Servings 6 servings
Calories 175 kcal


Let's gather the ingredients!

  • 1 large potato peeled and cooked
  • 1 cup baby carrots cooked
  • 2 jalapenos deseeded and chopped
  • ¼ cup olive oil
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • cup canned tomatoes drained
  • 6 tbsp nutritional yeast
  • 1 tsp smoked sea salt
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • ¼ tsp onion powder
  • ½ tbsp chili powder


Let's Begin!

  • Place the cooked vegetables, jalapenos, and oil in a blender or food processor, then blend until combined. Then add the lemon juice and canned tomatoes and blend again on high.
  • Add the nutritional yeast, salt, garlic powder, onion powder, and chili powder. Blend on high until a creamy cheese texture forms while scraping the sides.
  • Pour the batter into a large bowl and serve with fresh vegetables or baked tortilla chips.
  • Serve and enjoy with family and friends!
Keyword Cheese, easy to make, Healthy, Nacho, Nacho Cheese, vegan, Vegan Cheese

For More Vegan Recipes

I’ve provided a list of vegan dishes that are all made completely of ingredients from plants. Additionally, they make a wonderful addition to any vegan dish. These are tasty even for meat eaters. And for more vegan recipes, subscribe to our newsletter!

1. Crispy Baked Onion Fritters

2. Macaroni and Corn Cheese

3. Crispy Baked Kale Chips

4. BBQ Pulled Jackfruit Burger

5. Edamame-Pesto Green Dip


The vegan nacho cheese sauce is a great and delicious alternative to traditional nacho cheese. Not only does it taste delicious, but it’s also easy to make and you can customize it however you’d like! The vegan nacho cheese sauce crowd-pleaser because of the basic ingredients making it simple yet flavorful. Plus, the entire dish is dairy-free and preservative-free.

So what are you waiting for? It’s time to update your go-to game-day snack with vegan nacho cheese sauce! Try out this recipe today and we know you’ll love it as much as we do. Take pictures of your creation and share the good news with us by posting them on social media using #vegannachocheesesauce – Let us know what you think!

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