Price: $8 for 200g.
Made of: Inactive Yeast, B Vitamins, Folic Acid.
Ahh nutritional yeast, it’s a vegan go-to and should be an item in every household IMO. Not only is it good for you, it has this beautiful salty flavour that adds depth and a finishing touch to a lot of dishes, vegan or otherwise.
It’s fantastic to use in your cooking or as a garnish – it’s particularly popular as a parmesan substitute. When in doubt, use nutritional yeast!
Though it doesn’t melt and isn’t considered vegan cheese, it’s used by many as a healthy, cheap alternative. Be careful, you only need a pinch to get the full flavour, meaning it’s cost-effective and has a better shelf life than any cheese out there.
Cheese factor: 3 out of 5.
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