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PDX: Cake / compressed / fresh yeast?

Erin Bennett May 5, 2008 01:24 PM

Does anyone know where to buy cake / compressed / fresh yeast in Portland? Thanks!

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    duckduck May 5, 2008 02:17 PM

    Safeway's used to have it in a little basket hanging above the butters but I haven't looked for it in a very long time.

    1. sebetti May 6, 2008 08:42 AM

      I've found it at both Safeway and Freddies at various locations - but not all stores seem to stock it (most do). Be careful and always check the expiration dates -- I've purchased expired yeast at both stores.

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        Nettie May 6, 2008 09:46 AM

        I'm pretty sure that I've bought it at New Seasons in the past, but it's been a long time!

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          prodigal May 6, 2008 02:35 PM

          For years my mom has gotten hers at Beaverton Bakery. Which would mean driving in hideous downtown Beaverton, but you have the added bonus of...being at the Beaverton Bakery.

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