A healthy vegan diet need never be bland or boring! Enjoy a little added pizazz with this tasty flavor enhancer on any humdrum but healthy dish you might decide to prepare! One of the main ingredients, nutritional yeast, has a strong cheesy flavor that will dress up just about whatever your little culinary heart can imagine. You will quickly come to find yourself reaching for this simple and easy to prepare seasoning blend on a continual basis one you have tried it.
In place of grated or shredded Parmesan cheese, substitute these seasoning sprinkles on a nice helping of freshly steamed broccoli florets for an exciting new mouthwatering experience. Bring your taste buds to life with every bite of your next baked potato by drizzling these sprinkles over the top of your spud. They will even dial up the flavor of a simple mixed green salad a notch. Try dusting your next serving of popcorn with this incredible blend for a truly delicious and enjoyable snack experience. These seasoning sprinkles are great with many pasta dishes too! Try them on your next batch of homemade vegan macaroni and cheese and be amazed. Enjoy a freshly steamed vegetable medley of broccoli, cauliflower, pea pods and carrots in a whole new way.
This quick and easy flavor enhancer will create one cup of sprinkles and requires less than fifteen minutes to prepare.
- ½ cup of nutritional yeast
- ½ cup of raw unsalted almonds or walnuts
- ½ teaspoon of course sea salt
- ½ teaspoon of dried herb or your favorite spice
- In a blender or food processor, add ½ cup of nutritional yeast, ½ cup of raw unsalted almonds or walnuts, ½ teaspoon of course sea salt and ½ teaspoon of dried herb or your favorite spice (e.g., smoked paprika, Cajun Creole seasoning, Italian seasoning, curry powder or chili powder).
- Engage the blender or food processor in short cycles pulsing all of the ingredients together until well mixed and the texture becomes fine and crumbly. Pour the sprinkle mixture into a glass jar and seal. The sprinkles should remain stored in the refrigerator until ready for each individual use.