Miyoko’s Sensational Scallion Cream Cheese: Not so sensational

Miyoko Schinner, founder of Miyoko’s Kitchen, has been called the “queen of vegan cheese,” and for good reason.

I love her cheese wheels and butter and sing her praises everywhere I go.

Whenever I talk to non-vegans about cheese, I recommend her cheeses because they are always shocked at how good they are.

But I won’t be recommending the Sensational Scallion Cream Cheese.

As readers know, I’ve been on an endless search for the perfect cream cheese. Last week I reviewed Leaf Cuisine plain cream cheese.

That cream cheese used coconut oil, resulting in a too-sweet taste.

Sadly, Miyoko’s cream cheese also relies on coconut oil and is also too sweet.

If this were plain or strawberry cream cheese, a little sweetness would not be a bad thing.

But scallion cream cheese is supposed to have a nice salty, spicy kick.

So my search for the perfect cream cheese continues…


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John Yunker is a novelist, playwright, web globalization geek, and co-founder of Ashland Creek Press. Learn more at www.JohnYunker.com.

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