Vegan Cheese Queso Dip
Prep Time
5 mins
Total Time
5 mins

Sweet and spicy, creamy and cheesy, this Vegan Cheese Queso Dip
is paleo, whole30, gluten free, dairy free, oil free and super easy to make.

Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: dairy free, vegan recipe, Paleo, vegan, 4th of july, vegan Cheese
Servings: 8
Calories: 50 kcal
  • 1/2 cup raw cashews soaked overnight if not using a high speed blender
  • 1/2 cup cubed butternut squash roasted or steamed
  • 1 can 4 oz green chilie
  • 1 tbsp taco seasoning
  • 2 tbsp nutritional yeast
  • 1/2 lemon
Additional Ingredients
  • 1 tbsp salsa
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 cup water or nut milk
  1. Soak raw cashews with warm water and a pinch of salt overnight. (Omit this step if you are using a high speed blender)

  2. Pulse all the ingredients, and only half of the green chiles together until smooth

  3. Fold in the rest of green chilies and salsa (if using). Enjoy!

Recipe Notes

See tips on soaking cashews and blending options in the Tip Section in this post.

Nutrition Facts
Vegan Cheese Queso Dip
Amount Per Serving
Calories 50 Calories from Fat 27
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 3g 5%
Saturated Fat 0.5g 3%
Sodium 49mg 2%
Potassium 81mg 2%
Total Carbohydrates 4g 1%
Dietary Fiber 0.7g 3%
Sugars 0.6g
Protein 2g 4%
Vitamin A 19.6%
Vitamin C 7.1%
Calcium 1%
Iron 4.3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.