Cheese powder tastes great sprinkled onto popcorn and steamed vegetables or stirred into soups and casseroles. Use to flavor pastries and other baked goods, as well as rice, sauces, and snack foods. Whisk into freshly-cooked macaroni along with milk and butter for a perfect macaroni and cheese. Stores and travels well - great for emergency food supplies, camping, boating, and RVing.
Net Weight: 50 pounds / 22.68 kg. Other sizes available here.
Ingredients: A dehydrated blend of Cheese (Granular and Blue [pasteurized milk, cheese culture, salt, enzymes]), Whey, Partially Hydrogenated Soybean Oil, Whey Protein Concentrate, Lactose, Maltodextrin, Salt, Sodium Phosphate, Citric Acid, Lactic Acid, Yellow 5, Yellow 6. Contains milk and soy.
Volume: 1 pound = approx. 3.51 cups.
Country of Origin: USA.
Frequently Asked Question: Is this the same cheese powder that is in the blue box of macaroni and cheese and the macaroni and cheese topping in the 3 oz. blue canister?
Answer: Not exactly, but it's pretty darn close.
Frequently Asked Question: What is the shelf life of this product?
Answer: The manufacturer lists a "Best By" date of 1 year from date of manufacturing, so once the product reaches you, it's about 10 months. However, we've found that if you store it in an airtight container, out of direct sunlight, and at room temperature or below, it easily lasts 2 to 3 years.
Frequently Asked Question: Can you supply the nutritional data for this product?
Answer: Yes. Above, find the thumbnail image located under the text "Product Description" and click to enlarge.
We use this in our Cheddar Beer Dip Mix, Smoked Cheddar Jalapeno Dip Mix, Loaded Baked Potato Popcorn Seasoning, and Cheddar Jalapeno Popcorn Seasoning.
Recipe: Macaroni & Cheese
Buy the cheese in bulk and make Macaroni and Cheese cheaper with whatever pasta you'd like, including Gluten-Free pasta!
1 cup uncooked macaroni
salted water - as needed for cooking pasta
1/4 cup cheese powder (approx. 1.1 oz.)
1/4 cup milk
2 Tbls. to 1/4 cup butter or margarine (optional)
~ Boil the pasta in salted water as per directions on package.
~ Drain cooked pasta and return to pan.
~ Stir in cheese powder, milk, and butter until butter has melted and cheese has dissolved.