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    Active Dry Yeast

    Yeast is the driving force behind fermentation, the magical process that allows a dense mass of dough to become a well-risen loaf of bread. Active dry yeast, which is sold…

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    Yeast 101

    Active or instant? Slow rise or fast? Baker Peter Reinhart has the scoop on yeast.

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    Differences in Yeast

    Q: I see so many different packets of dry yeast at the store. What’s the difference between active dry, instant, and quick-rise yeast? Are any as good as fresh yeast? Tom…

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