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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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Experience home-baked happiness when you make our tried-and-true yeast recipes.
Gesine Prado

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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Coffee Cakes & Desserts

Blueberry Cream Cheese Challah

Blueberries and cream cheese add an extra bit of color and sweetness to this classic braided loaf. Try this challah that’s perfect for breakfast or brunch.

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Do you call them subs, hoagies, heroes, grinders, or wedges? Something else?? 

This recipe is *technically* called a hoagie, but when you make it you can call it whatever your sandwich loafing heart desires. 💕 
Asiago Herb Hoagie Rolls recipe link in our bio @redstaryeast

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4 ingredients got together to make the most delicious collab of all time. 🔥

No Knead Dutch Oven Bread
3 cups AP flour
2 tsp sea salt
1 tsp Red Star Active Dry Yeast
1 1/2 cups warm (110-115) water

1. Whisk flour, yeast, and salt together in a bowl. Pour in the water, mixing to form a shaggy dough. 
2. Cover the bowl tightly with plastic wrap, let it rise for 8-18 hours.
3. Preheat the oven to 450, put Dutch oven (with lid) in.
4. 🥊 down the dough. Flour a sheet of parchment paper, transfer dough to the paper and shape into a ball. Sprinkle top with more flour, let rest for 30 min.
5. Remove the Dutch oven, uncover dough and transfer. (With or without parchment paper.) cover the Dutch back up and back in the oven it goes.
6. Bake for 45 min covered, and an additional 10-15 min uncovered. 
7. Enjoy 😌

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Remember those bananas you put in your freezer four months ago? This recipe is what you were saving them for, you just didn't know it until now. 😉
Banana Bread Cinnamon Rolls 🍌
Recipe link in our profile @redstaryeast

1 cup whole milk
1/2 cup dark brown sugar
1 1/2 tsp table salt
1 cup water (110-115°F)
2 packages (14g) of Platinum Yeast
1 teaspoon granulated sugar
2 large eggs
5-6 cups all-purpose flour
4 tablespoons butter, melted
7 very ripe bananas 
1/2 cup brown sugar
2 tablespoons honey
1/2 cup confectioners’ sugar
2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
1/4 cup cream cheese (softened)
2 tablespoons butter (softened)
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
4 cups confectioners’ sugar
1 tablespoon milk
1/2 cup walnuts (chopped or crushed)

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Has this ever happened to you?

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Have you tried our Whole Grain Chocolate Babka recipe? 
Endless spirals of rich chocolate cinnamon flavors that will have your taste buds spinning! Recipe link in our profile @redstaryeast

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What's one thing you wish you knew about baking when you first started?
(Besides where to find this lemon artichoke flatbread recipe, which is linked in our profile -> @redstaryeast)

Created by @barbarabakes

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