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Namaste Foods Say Cheez Pasta Meal -- 9 oz

A Delicious Non-Dairy Cheese Pasta Dish.  . Made in a Dedicated Facility Free of:. Gluten • Wheat • Soy • Corn • Potato • Peanuts • Tree Nuts • Dairy • Casein. This yummy non-dairy macaroni and cheese flavored pasta blend will give you plenty of reason to smile! No sauce to make just shake on the cheezy seasoning packet and you're ready to enjoy!
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5 out of 8(62%)customers recommend this product.
Customer reviews for Namaste Foods Say Cheez Pasta Meal -- 9 oz
Review 1 for Namaste Foods Say Cheez Pasta Meal -- 9 oz
Overall rating:
3 / 5
3 / 5
KBCommando
Not what I was expecting
 June 4, 2014
"So I thought this was going to be the same as the Cheezy Pasta Dinner that is/was sold in the bag. I thought they just changed the packaging but it seemed to me like another type of mac and cheese. It wasn't bright orange like I remember and there were no hemp seeds in it. Flavor was super bland and not interesting. We ate it but I wouldn't have bought 5 boxes of it if I had known. Oops."
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Review 2 for Namaste Foods Say Cheez Pasta Meal -- 9 oz
Overall rating:
3 / 5
3 / 5
ItalianCypress
fromArizona
Age:25-34
Gender:Female
Isn't Mac and Cheese but Very Interesting...
 September 6, 2013
"I bought three of these in good faith and the following is my experience thus far... The product comes with elbow pasta and a 'cheese' packet.
The pasta is rice pasta and is not gritty, rubbery, or falls apart when you cook it. The kind of pasta you could put in soup and it will keep its shape. Typical gluten-free rice pasta.
The cheese sauce is richly colored by turmeric giving that bright orange-yellow color most would expect to see from macaroni and cheese, and heavily flexed with hemp seeds that come out a dark orange color. I didn't realize they were seeds at first and kept wondering why the packet was not 'dissolving'. The sauce is not thick and creamy it is just a light sauce. Doesn't taste anything like cheese, but perhaps, possesses the sharp hints of cheddar? It was a pleasantly flavored sauce but very salty.
The first package I made with the intent of having macaroni and cheese for dinner. It was kind of a flop. The sauce was soaked up by the pasta so it became just colored freckled pasta. Kinda dry and sticky texture-wise. I couldn't bear the salty taste and abandoned ship into the freezer where there was dairy-free ice cream waiting.
The second package I made closely to the recipe on the side of the package. It was a curried squash soup. I used yellow-necked squash as a substitute for butternut or whatever it had called for? Anyway, the thick soup was very good and I ate the whole pot over the course of the day. I enjoyed it.
The third package I have not used yet but am thinking that a cold savory salad might become of it or I might try to thicken the sauce with something like tofu or something? I'm thinking about it.
Would I recommend this? Yes and no. No to mac and cheese fans, save your money. Yes, to experimental food eaters who might get a bright idea from it."
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Review 3 for Namaste Foods Say Cheez Pasta Meal -- 9 oz
Overall rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5
Momsadeventure
fromMichigan
Age:35-44
Gender:Female
Great product
 May 24, 2013
"My family enjoys this pasta. We mix it with venison and it makes a terrific meal. I ordered more to take camping this summer."
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Review 4 for Namaste Foods Say Cheez Pasta Meal -- 9 oz
Overall rating:
3 / 5
3 / 5
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3 / 5
Quality:
3 / 5
3 / 5
Effectiveness:
3 / 5
3 / 5
Taste:
3 / 5
3 / 5
shooshoo
fromSt. Louis, MO
Age:55-64
Gender:Female
Daily supplement usage:6+ supplements daily
Referral source:Self-referred
Reason for usage:Specific health concern
Duration of use:Over 180 days
No Thanks
 November 7, 2011
"I did not care for the taste. It was very salty and the cheese powder did not disolve well, and the cheese taste was a little funky smelling.
On the plus side, I appreciate companies that are attempting to make easy to use processed foods that accommodate food allergies.
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Review 5 for Namaste Foods Say Cheez Pasta Meal -- 9 oz
Overall rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5
vanillagirl
Good Cheez
 October 16, 2011
"Nothing can replace mac & cheese, but this comes very close. I really like the taste, and don't get the gassy soy cheese feeling from it like most mac & cheese copies. It doesn't taste like cheese, but is a close second to the real thing."
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Review 6 for Namaste Foods Say Cheez Pasta Meal -- 9 oz
Overall rating:
3 / 5
3 / 5
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2 / 5
2 / 5
Quality:
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Effectiveness:
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4 / 5
4 / 5
SAJR
fromNV
Age:25-34
Gender:Female
Better than most other non-dairy varieties.
 September 16, 2011
"The flavor of these is very good. It's almost a little too salty for my taste as I don't usually buy processed type foods, but compared to other vegan cheeses sauce it's great! The noodles are very tender and not too starchy and the sauce it not nutritional yeast tasting. However, I do question the ingredients that are listed under natural non dairy cheese flavor. When companies don't disclose all their ingredients you may as well assume your eating some form of msg or animal product."
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Review 7 for Namaste Foods Say Cheez Pasta Meal -- 9 oz
Overall rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5
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Quality:
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Effectiveness:
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Taste:
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5 / 5
dentalchick
fromParkton,NC
Age:35-44
Gender:Female
Daily supplement usage:1-2 supplements daily
Referral source:Other
Reason for usage:Specific health concern
Duration of use:Over 180 days
Very Good!
 January 19, 2011
"I was not sure what to think of this product. Diary-free mac and cheeze. But, it was very good. The kids loved it. The bonus is that it has hemp seeds in it. So healthy. It isn't your super gooey mac and cheese but you don't feel deprived eating it. Great product!"
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Review 8 for Namaste Foods Say Cheez Pasta Meal -- 9 oz
Overall rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5
Value:
3 / 5
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Quality:
4 / 5
4 / 5
Effectiveness:
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georgiagal
wonderful product
 December 17, 2009
"This is a great product for those with food allergies. My husband and young daughter love the taste. It has given more options for mealtime. I would highly recommend!"
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