The Best Yeast For Home Baking Success

Lesaffre Yeast Corporation markets our consumer baker’s yeast products for home bakers under the RED STAR®,  SAF® and bakipan® brands. All of our baker’s yeast products are guaranteed to perform with consistency and are available in supermarkets throughout the U.S. and Canada. For more information, click on the links below. We thank you for choosing our products for all of your yeast baking needs.

Red Star All-Natural Active Dry Yeast

Active Dry Yeast

Red Star® All Natural Active Dry Yeast is the original and only all-natural dry yeast available that has been used by generations of bread bakers. Active Dry Yeast provides a moderate baking activity in all yeast doughs, from low sugar to highly sweetened breads.

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Red Star Active Dry Yeast

Active Dry Yeast

For the baker who prefers purchasing Red Star® Active Dry Yeast in larger quantities, it is available in 4 oz. Jars in supermarkets and in 32 oz. packages.

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Red Star Quick-Rise Yeast

Instant Yeast

Instant Yeast, also known as “fast-rising” or “fast-acting” dry yeast, can shorten the rising time in traditional baking by as much as 50%.  Our instant yeast is available in different package sizes.

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Red Star Platinum yeast

Platinum® Yeast by Red Star®

Red Star® Platinum Yeast is a unique 2-in-1 premium instant yeast blended with natural dough improvers that takes all the guesswork out of baking with yeast.  Simple, easy, Platinum guaranteed!

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Red Star Instant Sourdough Yeast

Platinum® Instant Sourdough Yeast by Red Star®

NEW! A convenient all-in-one-packet solution combining Platinum yeast with a real sourdough culture.  No need to fuss with finicky sourdough starters to add sourdough flavor to any recipe! It’s real sourdough made easy!

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Red Star Organic Instant Yeast

Red Star® Organic Instant Yeast

NEW! A certified organic yeast made in the USA for home bakers!

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Red Star Fresh Cake Yeast

Fresh Cake Yeast

Cake Yeast, also known as wet, fresh or compressed yeast, has been used for decades by veteran bakers and is still popular today. Red Star® Fresh Yeast is only available in limited markets.

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For information about other Lesaffre products, click on the links below:

Nutritional Yeast

Beer, Wine & Distiller’s Yeast

Wholesale/Food Service