Vegan Mac n’ Cheese

While Freshers’ Week may look a little different this year, the team at Violife wanted to share with you some delicious budget and time-friendly recipes which are perfect for students looking to cook up a storm.

This easy one-pot Vegan Mac & Cheese, from Violife is a great vegan-friendly alternative to the classic dish, that will be sure to earn brownie points with your flatmates
Vegan Mac n' Cheese

PREP TIME: 15 mins


  • 200g (7oz) Violife EPIC Mature Cheddar Flavour Grated (RRSP £2.50. Available at Sainsburys)
  • 200ml (scant 1 cup) coconut milk
  • 1 pack of macaroni pasta
  • Fresh basil & thyme
  • Olive oil
  • Freshly ground salt & pepper


  1. Cook the macaroni according to the package instructions. Drain and place in a bowl.
  2. Heat the coconut milk in a small pan and slowly add the grated Violife and a little olive oil, stirring until it becomes a rich, thick sauce. Season with a little salt and pepper and stir in the pasta.
  3. Serve hot, topped with fresh basil and thyme.



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