brewer's yeast

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brew·er's yeast

Any of various yeasts, especially Saccharomyces cerevisiae, used as a ferment in brewing and also as a source of B-complex vitamins.

brewer's yeast

1. (Brewing) a yeast, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, used in brewing. See yeast3
2. (Brewing) yeast obtained as a by-product of brewing

brew′er's yeast′

a yeast suitable for use as a ferment in the manufacture of wine and beer.
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Noun1.brewer's yeast - yeast used in fermenting beer
bottom fermenting yeast - brewer's yeast used in bottom fermentation of lager
top fermenting yeast - brewer's yeast used in top fermentation of ale
barm, yeast - a commercial leavening agent containing yeast cells; used to raise the dough in making bread and for fermenting beer or whiskey
2.brewer's yeast - used as a leaven in baking and brewingbrewer's yeast - used as a leaven in baking and brewing
genus Saccharomyces, Saccharomyces - single-celled yeasts that reproduce asexually by budding; used to ferment carbohydrates
yeast - any of various single-celled fungi that reproduce asexually by budding or division
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Occasionally, a culture may develop a yellowish film on the surface of the water; this is natural and due to the brewer's yeast.
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The B vitamins are found naturally in potatoes, bananas, lentils, peppers, tempeh, beans and brewer's yeast (Marmite and Vegemite are excellent sources) and vitamin C is of course found in most fresh fruit and vegetables, including broccoli, kale, peppers, oranges and strawberries.
German scientist Justus von Liebig found brewer's yeast could be bottled and eaten.
SKIN AND COAT SUPPLEMENTS FROM NUTRI-VET are designed to improve a dog's coat sheen and skin health with Omega-3 essential fatty acids and brewer's yeast.
Fentimans produces its brews, which include Ginger Beer, Brewed Shandy, Victorian Lemonade, Mandarin & Seville Orange Jigger, Dandelion & Burdock and Curiosity Cola, using the same traditional methods as over 100 years ago by combining the finest herbs, natural flavourings, sugar and brewer's yeast.
Other strategies include supplementing your diet with nonpathogenic yeast by mouth such as Saccharomyces cerevisia, which is found in brewer's yeast, or Lactobacillus acidophilus found in yogurt.
I WAS always under the impression that fermented foods were only yogurt, labnah, and brewer's yeast.
Chromium is available in brewer's yeast (in a compound known as glucose tolerance factor) chromium picolinate and chromium chloride, and in many multivitamins.
Eat oats, whole grains and cereals adding Brewer's yeast or Black Strap Molasses, a banana, nuts and seeds.
Vitamin B, supports our nervous system in times of stress so go for brewer's yeast, dairy foods, wholegrains, green and leafy vegetables and seafood.
Eat more dairy foods (plain yogurt with live cultures), eggs, red meats, wheat germ, brewer's yeast, and fish.