FAQs

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Is Notcho Nocheez real cheese?

No, it is a dairy free alternative that is made with almonds, nutritional yeast, peppers, lemon juice and seasonings. The nutritional yeast gives it a “cheesy” delicious flavor.

Is Notcho Nocheez gluten free?

It contains no gluten, however it is currently manufactured in a facility that also produces wheat and gluten products and therefore there could be cross-contamination.

Is Notcho Nocheez organic?

Some ingredients are organic, but at this time the product is not organic. We are working to make an all organic product.

Is Notcho Nocheez non-GMO?

All flavors of our products are now Non-GMO Project Verified. Look for the Butterfly!

Is Notcho Nocheez vegan?

Yes, it contains no animal products.

Can you heat Notcho Nocheez?

Yes, it mixes well with tomato sauce or can be stirred into hot pasta, veggies or potatoes. It can be baked on tortilla chips for a “nachos” kind of snack.

Where can I buy Notcho Nocheez?

Local supermarkets in the Pittsburgh, PA area as well as over 200 stores Nationwide sell this unique product. All Whole Foods Stores in the Mid-Atlantic region carry Notcho Nocheez. Notcho Nocheez can also be purchased directly from our website. Find the closest store near you by searching in our Store Locator

I am celiac, is your product safe for me?

While Notcho Nocheez does not contain gluten or wheat products; we cannot guarantee there is not cross-contamination potential with our manufacturer.

Is Notcho Nocheez keto friendly?

Yes, all ingredients in Notcho Nocheez are keto-friendly.

Is Notcho Nocheez part of Whole 30?

Yes, Notcho Nocheez would be an approved snack item under Whole 30.

What is GDL (gluco-delta lactone)?

Instead of citric acid or lactic acid, we chose the plant-based acidifier (GDL) that would not alter the flavor but would allow us to meet the product safety requirements and have a shelf-stable product. GDL is made from a non-GMO rice or corn product.

How long does Notcho Nocheez last after it is opened?

Notcho Nocheez should be kept refrigerated after it’s opened. For best flavor, we recommend consuming within 7-10 days of opening.

What favors does Notcho Nocheez come in?

Notcho Nocheez comes in 3 flavors: “Classic” – the most cheesy, “Tangy” – a zesty lemon flavor, “Hot” – made with habanero peppers that are sure to knock your socks off!

Is Notcho Nocheez hummus?

No. While the consistency may remind some consumers of hummus, a typical hummus contains beans and possibly sesame seeds. Notcho Nocheez does not contain beans or seeds; it’s base is almonds.

How many calories is in a serving of Notcho Nocheez?

The calories come from the almonds and each serving (1/4 cup serving size) contains 100 calories.

How much fat is in a serving of Notcho Nocheez?

The fat comes from the almonds and each serving (1/4 cup serving side) contains 8g of fat (0g trans fat; 0.5g saturated fat).

How much cholesterol is in a serving of Notcho Nocheez?

The cholesterol for each serving (1/4 cup serving size) is 0 mg.

How much sugar is in a serving of Notcho Nocheez?

There are no added sugars, but the natural sugar from the peppers adds 1g of sugar for each serving (1/4 cup serving size).

How much protein is in a serving of Notcho Nocheez?

The protein for each serving (1/4 cup serving size) is 5 g.

Is Notcho Nocheez paleo friendly?

Yes, all ingredients in Notcho Nocheez fall under the paleo food recommendations.

What are the Weight Watchers Points for Notcho Nocheez?

Notcho Nocheez scores 3 points for ¼ cup