Dairy-free Shredded Cheese

Awesome vegan, dairy-free shredded cheese recipe that’s perfect as a topper for casseroles or homemade pizza. It doesn’t melt, but it’s got loads of cheesy flavor!

Eating Style: Candida Friendly, Dairy-free, Egg-free, Gluten-free, Grain-free, Nut-free, Refined Sugar-free, Soy-free, Sugar-free, Vegan, Vegetarian

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Serves: 4


  • 1/2 cup shredded sweet potato
  • 1/2 cup shredded baking potato
  • 6 tablespoons nutritional yeast
  • 1 tablespoons coconut oil, melted
  • 2 teaspoons gluten-free Dijon mustard
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon sea salt
  • freshly ground black pepper, to taste


  1. Shred the potatoes, place in a tea towel, fold over and ring out the juices from the shredded pieces. Place in a medium-sized bowl and set aside.
  2. Combine remaining ingredients in a small bowl and stir around with a spoon until everything is mixed together.
  3. Drop the nutritional yeast mixture into the shredded potatoes and stir to coat.
  4. Use immediately on pizza, casseroles or any recipe that calls for a topping or filling of shredded cheese. Must be baked in the oven for at least 20 minutes in at least 350F.

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Nutrition Information Per Serving

  • Calories: 122
  • Calories from Fat: 39
  • Total Fat: 4.3
  • Saturated Fat: 3.1 g
  • Sodium: 313 mg
  • Carbs: 15.3 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 5.1 g
  • Net Carbs: 10.2 g
  • Sugars: 1.9 g
  • Protein: 7.8 g