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Vegan Protein Packed Pasta “Mac N Cheese Alternative”

Nicole Hinckley, RD, LD

Vegan Protein Packed Pasta “Mac N Cheese Alternative”

If you are vegan, tired of eating meat, or looking for an easy protein-packed meal, this is the one for you! This pasta is packed with protein containing 21 grams per serving and 10 grams of fiber!
Servings: 4
Calories: 410kcal


  • 1 package Banza noodles, cooked
  • 1 c. Cashews
  • 3/4 c. Vegetable broth
  • 1/4 c. Nutritional yeast
  • 1/2 T. Turmeric
  • 1 t. Garlic powder
  • 1 t. Apple cider vinegar
  • 1/8 t. Salt


  • Soften cashews in warm water for about 10 minutes, then drain.
  • Add all the ingredients for the sauce into a blender.
  • Blend until smooth, cheesy-like consistency.
  • Pour over pasta, and warm while constantly stirring.
  • Enjoy!


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