Cheese Sauce

Cheese Sauce

You can buy vegan cheese sauce mixes, but if you prefer to make your own, here's an easy recipe.
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Side Dish
Keyword: cheese, dressing, sauce, side
Servings: 1 cup


  • 1 cup unsweetened soya or almond milk
  • 6 tbsp nutritional yeast
  • 2 tbsp cream cheese
  • 1 tbsp butter
  • 1 tbsp plain flour
  • 2 tsp dijon mustard


  • Melt the butter in a pan.
  • In a bowl, whisk the flour and milk together. Add this to your butter on a medium heat. 
  • Add the nutritional yeast, mix together as it comes to the boil. 
  • Turn down the heat slightly and add your mustard and cream cheese. Allow to simmer and thicken for around 5 minutes.
  • Your sauce is all done! Add to the dish you are making and enjoy.


This sauce is great as part of a bake. Simply parboil your cauliflower or broccoli, pop into a tray, cover with this cheese sauce, black pepper and grated cheese. Cook for 20 minutes.