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For over a century, generations of home bakers have trusted the high quality and consistent performance of Red Star Yeast products.

Whatever you’re baking – from breads and bagels to sweet rolls and pizza – our goal is your home-baked success. So come and explore to find hundreds of no-fail recipes, expert baking tips, and everything you need to know about yeast. We are your one-stop yeast and yeast baking information source!


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We have a yeast for all of your at-home baking “kneads.” Explore our family of high-performing baker’s yeast products.

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Platinum Moments
with Gesine Prado

Our new Platinum Moments recipe is perfect for beginner bread bakers: Simple White Bread for Beginners. This delicious homemade bread recipe has only 5 ingredients, and Gesine guides you through the entire bread-making process from start to finish. With only a little hands-on time for kneading and shaping, your kitchen will be filled with the aroma of freshly baked bread in no time. Bake along with us and create your own Platinum Moments!

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Dinner Rolls & Buns

Amish Dinner Rolls

Try this soft yeast rolls recipe for warm fluffy buns. Made with instant mashed potato flakes, they are best served with any dinner comfort food.

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Make classic French Baguettes 🥖 at home in the comfort of your kitchen. We've got a step-by-step recipe to help you create the perfect, crusty, delicious bread that's too good not to share! Link in our profile @redstaryeast

3/4 cup (90g) bread flour
6 tablespoons plus 1 teaspoon (90g) filtered water, slightly warm (about 90°F [32°C])
1/4 teaspoon (1g) Platinum Yeast
2 1/4 cups (270g) bread flour
1/4 teaspoon (1g) Platinum Yeast
1 1/4 teaspoons (6g) kosher salt
1/2 cup plus 3 tablespoons (163g) filtered water, slightly warm (about 90°F [32°C])

Created by @bakerbettie

#frenchbread #baguette #baguettes #frenchbaguettes #yeastbread #yeastdough #instabread #breadmaking #breadbaking #redstaryeast #lesaffre
Who DOESN’T love garlic knots? 
Soft, fluffy, buttery bites paired best with a dip in a pool of marinara sauce. Recipe link in our profile @redstaryeast 

Created by the wonderful @sallysbakeblog
#garlicbread #garlicknots #breadbaking #instabread #yeastbread #yeastdough #redstaryeast #lesaffre
Indulge in a ballet of flavors 🩰— a buttery cardamom dough layered with orange sugar, intricately twisted into beautiful knots and topped with Swedish pearl sugar. Recipe in our profile @redstaryeast

Created by @barbarabakes

#sweetbuns #swedishbakery #cardamom #yeastdough #pastries #yeastbread #breadbaking #redstaryeast #lesaffre
🥨 Parmesan Stuffed Soft Pretzels 🥨
Soft, chewy pretzels with a rich and creamy pesto filling. Super simple recipe and our Platinum Yeast guarantees better bakes every time. ♥
[Link in our profile @redstaryeast]

4 1/2 to 5 cups bread flour
1 package (7g) of Platinum Yeast
1 1/2 tablespoons granulated sugar
2 teaspoons table salt
1 1/2 cups water (120-130°F)
6 tablespoons unsalted butter (melted and cooled)
8 ounces cream cheese (softened)
1/2 cup prepared basil pesto
1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
10 cups water
2/3 cup baking soda
1 egg
Coarse sea salt
Grated Parmesan cheese

Created by @akitchenaddiction

#softpretzels #pretzels #softpretzel #pesto #parmesan #yeastdough #yeastbread #breadbaking #redstaryeast #lesaffre
Garfield was really onto something with "I hate Mondays. 😾"
 Fight off the Monday-fatigue with these chocolate chunk coffee cake muffins. 🍴Chunks of chocolate and walnuts topped with a cinnamon streusel crumble. Recipe link in our profile 👉 @redstaryeast

Created by @missnthekitchen

#chocolatechipmuffin #streusel #coffeecake #yeastbread #yeastdough #breakfastmuffin #breakingthefast #instabread #breadmaking #redstaryeast #lesaffre
soft + fluffy sweet rolls jammed with juicy blueberries and smothered in a sweet lemon glaze. blueberry sweet rolls with lemon glaze recipe 
in our profile ➡ @redstaryeast 

created by @sallysbakeblog

#sweetrolls #blueberries #lemonglaze #breakfastrecipes #yeastbread #yeastdough #brunchideas #breadbaking #redstaryeast #lesaffre
Sweet rolls with a brown sugar-almond paste filling, topped with crumbly and scrumptious streusel. [Recipe link in profile 👉 @redstaryeast]
🔶🔸 Almond Streusel Sweet Rolls 🔸🔶
3 1/2 cups (490g) all-purpose flour, divided
1 package (7g) Platinum Yeast
1/4 cup (48g) granulated sugar
1/2 teaspoon table salt
1 cup (240g) low-fat milk
1/4 cup (56g) unsalted butter (room temp)
1 large egg (room temp)
1 tablespoon (14g) unsalted butter, melted
1/2 cup (90g) light brown sugar
4 ounces (112g) almond paste, grated
1/2 cup (90g) light brown sugar
1/4 cup (35g) all-purpose flour
Pinch of salt
3 ounces (84g) almond paste, grated
3 tablespoons (42g) unsalted butter, cubed, room temp
1/4 teaspoon pure almond extract
1/2 cup (60g) powdered sugar, sifted
1/8 teaspoon table salt
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
Pinch of nutmeg
1 1/2 tablespoon milk

Created by @tutti_dolci

#sweetrolls #streusel #almonds #breakfastmenu #breadbaking #yeastbread #yeastdough #pastries #instabread #redstaryeast #lesaffre
Hey you. YEAH, YOU! 🗣
You deserve a sweets break. May we suggest cherry almond sweet rolls? Recipe link in our profile 👉 @redstaryeast

Created by @thebakedfeed

#fromscratch #thebakefeed #sweetrolls #almonds #cherryfilling #yeastdough #pastries #redstaryeast
From the court to the kitchen. 🏀👩‍🍳 

What do you get when you combine a pastry chef, an NBA player, and a 6-year-old? Baking fun with @gesinebp ! 

We just launched a new Platinum Moments series with 5 bite-sized videos full of education, laughs, and a delicious new recipe: Chocolate Twist Buns. 🔥 Check out the series on YouTube! Link in our profile @redstaryeast

#platinummoments #beginnerbaker #yeastbaking #yeastbread #bakingfun #redstaryeast #lesaffre @wessywes23