Creamy Baked Vegan Mac and Cheez

holiday recipes main dishes side dishes vegan recipes vegetarian recipes Nov 14, 2019
Creamy Baked Vegan Mac and Cheez

Prep Time: 30 mins

Cook Time: 45 mins

Total Time: 1 hr 15 mins

Serves: 6

Baked Mac & Cheese is a soul food powerhouse. You can’t have a family gathering without it. So of course, I had to veganize it. This by far was the most challenging dish that I’ve attempted to make vegan. There were several failed attempts but I finally got it right. I hope you enjoy!



  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Heavily salt a pot of water and bring to boil. Add noodles and cook according to package directions. Drain well.
  3. Warm milk in medium saucepan over medium heat. Add seasonings to milk and heat through.
  4. Add drained noodles to a large bowl. Pour in the warm milk. Add 1 pack of cheddar. Stir until the cheddar melts. Add in 1/2 pack of pepper jack. Stir until it melts. Taste and add additional cheese to your liking reserving enough of the cheddar to top before baking (I used about 2 packs of cheddar and 1/2 pack of pepper jack mixed into the noodles and then 1/2 pack of cheddar on top). Taste again and adjust seasoning as needed.
  5. Add the noodle mixture to a casserole dish.
  6. Bake for 45 mins. Enjoy!


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