nutritional yeast


What is nutritional yeast?

Nutritional yeast is a vegan product with a cheesy flavour. These dried deactivated yeast flakes work well in many savoury dishes.


Is nutritional yeast healthy?

Nutritional yeast is highly nutritious (duh!) It is also rich in antioxidants, vitamins and minerals.


How do I use nutritional yeast?

Sprinkle nutritional yeast on popcorn for a delicious cheesy snack, or blend into creamy pasta sauces.


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Nutritional yeast recipes:

How to Make Tofu Scramble step-by-step

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An easy and healthy vegan alternative to scrambled egg – scrambled tofu! This creamy tofu mixed with spinach and tomatoes is the perfect breakfast!

Vegan Tofu ‘Halloumi’ Salad with Tahini Dressing

overhead photograph of tofu halloumi salad on a plate with a fork

This vegan tofu ‘halloumi’ salad is the perfect light and healthy lunch. A vegan halloumi recipe served with spring vegetables and a creamy tahini dressing!

Vegan Naan Pizza with Pesto and Sweet Potato

overhead photography of vegan naan pizza with basil

This easy vegan naan pizza recipe is a definite weekday favourite! Topped with vegan pesto, sweet potato, dairy-free cheese, red onion, spinach and walnuts.

Crispy Baked Polenta Chips (vegan)

overhead shot of crispy polenta fries in a bowl with a bowl of avocado pesto

This crispy baked polenta chips recipe is super easy to make, and a healthier alternative to fries. Serve with a quick avocado pesto for a light lunch or snack.

Cauliflower Alfredo Pasta (vegan, dairy-free)

Cauliflower Alfredo | Shivani Loves Food

A secretly healthy recipe for alfredo sauce made with cauliflower and nutritional yeast. This easy pasta dish is dairy-free and vegan friendly.

Vegan Mac and Cheese

Vegan Mac and Cheese | Shivani Loves Food

The easiest vegan mac and cheese recipe – it’s quick, simple and healthy. And there’s no hidden veggies in this pasta dish – it’s the real cheesy deal!

Vegan Chilli ‘Cheese’ Popcorn

Vegan Chilli Cheese Popcorn

An easy and healthy recipe for vegan chilli ‘cheese’ popcorn made with nutritional yeast! Deliciously moreish, vegan and gluten-free.

Creamy Vegan Pesto Pasta Recipe

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This vegan pesto pasta recipe is deliciously creamy, and can be made oil-free by replacing the oil with water. Best of all, it’s ready in 15 minutes!

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