Tomato, Tofu & Macaroni (Vegan Mac & Cheese)

Everybody in the world needs some form of mac & cheese. It’s like serving a smile on a plate. My friend gave me this one to try. This will make about 4 servings.


  • Vegetable oil
  • 3 cups cooked macaroni or pasta
  • ¼ cup dry sherry
  • 2 plum tomatoes, coarsely chopped
  • 2 green onions, thinly sliced
  • 2 Tbsp chives, minced
  • 1 tsp cornstarch
  • 1 cup cold vegetable broth
  • 1 cup shredded tofu cheddar (soy cheese)
  • 1 Tbsp Dijon Mustard
  • Freshly ground black pepper and salt to taste
  • ½ cup bread crumbs


  • 1 ½-quart baking dish
  • Large bowl
  • Small bowl
  • Sauté pan


  1. Pre-heat oven to 375°F.
  2. Lightly oil baking dish and place cooked pasta in a large bowl.
  3. In a sauté pan, bring sherry to a simmer.
  4. Add green onions & sauté for about 1 minute.
  5. Add tomatoes and chives. Sauté 2 minutes until tomatoes are slightly softened.
  6. Add to pasta and give a quick toss to coat. Set aside.
  7. In a small bowl, whisk cornstarch in cold broth until dissolved. Add to sauté pan.
  8. Heat to simmering. Whisk in tofu cheddar and cook over low heat until mixture has thickened. Remove from heat.
  9. Stir in mustard, pepper & salt.
  10. Place in baking dish. Top with bread crumbs.
  11. Place in oven and bake for about 20 minutes.
  12. Serve.

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Re: Tomato, Tofu & Macaroni (Vegan Mac & Cheese)

Re: Tomato, Tofu & Macaroni (Vegan Mac & Cheese)

This was great. We had friends visiting from out of town and they have a child with a milk allergy so I tried this recipe. Everyone loved it! My kids have asked me to make it again. They actually prefer it to the stuff from the box.