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White Bean Cheezy Sauce


This cheese sauce is easy, oil-free, high-protein, and plant-based. You can use this recipe as listed below or you can add jalapeno and taco seasoning to create a tasty nacho cheese sauce. Explore adding your favorite seasonings to change it up to fit your taste. Try this cheese sauce recipe on pasta in my vegan revamp of Molly Yeh’s giant sausage pasta recipe.

White Bean Cheese Sauce

The white bean cheese sauce is creamy with a cheddar cheese flavor while packed with plant-based protein and fiber.
Servings 6 people
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes


  • blender


  • 15 oz cannellini beans
  • 1 cup unsweetened original plant-based milk
  • ½ cup nutritional yeast
  • 2 cloves garlic peeled
  • juice from ½ lemon
  • ½ Tbsp kosher salt
  • ¼ tsp smoked paprika
  • tsp onion powder
  • 1 Tbsp corn starch


  • To make the white bean sauce add all of the ingredients to a high powdered blender for 5 minutes until ingredients are incorporated and creamy.
Course: Homemade Staples, Sauces
Cuisine: Plant-based
Keyword: Easy Recipe, healthy, Plant-based Cheese, Quick & Easy, Sauce

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