Is Veeba’s Cheesy Alfredo Pasta Sauce Worth Trying? (2023)
We tested and tasted Veeba’s Creamy Alfredo Cheese Pasta Sauce, and appreciate the ease of preparation.
Our reviews are research-based, and all trials and testings are conducted in-house over days and weeks. We have a strict no-free-sample policy to ensure our reviews are fair and impartial.
Cheese pasta is a popular comfort food that combines rich flavors and creamy texture. However, making the cheese sauce from scratch can be a challenging task considering not everyone can nail that perfect creamy, lump-free texture.
To save time, ready-to-use cheese sauces are available. Simply add your preferred vegetables and pasta, and you’re good to go!
We have reviewed various products by Veeba in the past, and the Creamy Alfredo cheese pasta sauce is the latest addition to our list. Would this cheese sauce by Veeba turn your ordinary pasta into a creamy, cheesy delight? We reveal the answer in our Veeba Cheese Pasta Sauce review.
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Veeba Cheese Pasta Sauce Review – Quick Glance
All the product information you need to know about:
|Veeba Cheese Pasta Sauce||Product Details|
|Net Quantity||250 gm|
|Shelf Life||7 months|
|Calories (per 100 gm)||236 kcal|
|Buy Now||Amazon | Flipkart|
Our Review Factors
What are we looking for while reviewing Veeba Cheese Pasta Sauce? For a ready-to-use sauce, the flavor, texture, and convenience hold prime consideration.
We also recorded the ingredients, but that was not a parameter that held as much importance as the product does not claim to be healthy or clean anyway.
Cheese Alfredo sauce is a classic Italian pasta sauce recognized for its creamy and rich texture. The main ingredients in this sauce are butter, cream, parmesan cheese, garlic, and fresh parsley.
How well is the sauce seasoned, the freshness, the flavor of cheese, and the depth of the overall flavor were gauged under this parameter.
Under this metric, we check the following points:
- Consistency: How well does the sauce coat the pasta?
- Is the sauce completely smooth or does it have herby/veggie bits?
- How is the overall texture? Gloopy or rich, and creamy?
Apart from vegetables and pasta, do we need to add any other ingredients? How convenient is the sauce to use?
4. Secondary Parameters
The secondary parameters we recorded are – the price, packaging, shelf life, and the main ingredients.
Veeba Cheese Pasta Sauce – Detailed Review
Price + Packaging
Veeba’s Cheese Pasta Sauce comes in a plastic jar. A 250 gm jar is priced at Rs. 119 and has a shelf life of 7 months.
This sauce is made with the following ingredients – Water, Refined Soyabean Oil, Synthetic Vinegar (Water, Acetic Acid (NS260)), Milk Solids, Emulsifiers and Stabilizers (INS1442, INS1450, INS415), Sugar, iodised Salt, Cheese Powder (2.0%), Spices and Condiments, Herbs, Preservatives (INS211, INS202), Acidity Regulator (INS330), Nature-Identical Flavoring Substances, Antioxidant (INS319) and Sequestrant (INS385).
We cooked a basic pasta dish using the following ingredients: oil, bell peppers, cheese sauce, and boiled pasta.
We did not add any salt, chilli, or herbs.
Team Mishry’s Findings
This cheese sauce by Veeba has an off-white color. We could spot plenty of mixed herbs and a few chilli flakes.
In terms of the overall seasoning, the proportion of salt and herbs is very well balanced. The texture is creamy and rich, which contributes to the delightful mouthfeel.
Talking about the hero ingredient, the cheese flavor was not up to the mark. It has a significant presence but lacks the freshness. We felt a hint of artificial flavor, which detracted from the entire experience.
There is also a subtle sourness that affects the overall flavor.
- It’s quite convenient.
- The texture is creamy and thick.
- Requires only the addition of cooked pasta and vegetables.
- Balanced seasoning.
- The cheese flavor has an artificial undertone.
- The mild vinegary sourness affects the overall taste.
A quick and easy way for pasta lovers and beginners to make creamy cheese pasta at home without any added effort.
Frequently Asked Questions
Here are some interesting FAQs on Veeba Cheese Pasta Sauce
Yes. This cheese sauce has the following preservatives:
- Preservative (INS 211) – Sodium Benzoate
- Preservative (INS 202) – Potassium Sorbate
Yes. The use of this cheese pasta sauce is very easy. All you require is a bunch of your favorite vegetables and cooked pasta.
This has a shelf life of 7 months.
No, these cannot be categorised as healthy. For occasional consumption, this cheese sauce is a good option to go for. However, we would not advise you to consume it regularly owing to the presence of preservatives, acidity regulators and flavoring substances.
In conclusion, the Veeba Cheesy Alfredo Pasta Sauce is a time-efficient product, as it cuts down on the laborious task of preparing the cheese sauce from scratch. It has a balanced seasoning with appropriate salt and herbs. The mouthfeel is pleasing due to its rich, creamy texture.
The cheese flavor, while noticeable, is lacking in freshness and has a hint of artificial taste. This detracts from the overall flavor, which can be improved upon.