Nutritional yeast is no longer a marginal food. You can find it on the shelves of most grocery stores these days, alongside other vegan substitutes and superfood powders.
This nutrient-dense powder is full of vitamins. Especially for plant-based eaters, it is high in vitamin B12, which is difficult to get from meatless sources. It also contains many other B vitamins and proteins.
Whether you are new to nutritional yeast or are always in your pantry, creative ways to use this product are always welcome. Although it is often just thrown on food, it can also be used in sauces, soups, and more. Below are 18 of our favorite recipes with “nooch” (as it is affectionately called):