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Brooklyn source of active dry yeast in a jar?

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tempehtempeh Apr 26, 2012 04:04 PM

I know I can buy it in bulk from Amazon.com, but first I'd like to know if anyone has seen jars (Red Star or Fleischmann's brand) of active dry yeast anywhere in (not too remote) Brooklyn? Thanks.

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    thegforceny Apr 26, 2012 07:54 PM

    Red Star has a website. I put 11231 in the store locator app.

    Though it does stipulate: "Cake (fresh) yeast may have limited availability"

    http://www.redstaryeast.com/stores?di...

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      MAW Apr 30, 2012 09:24 AM

      Call Divine Taste on 7th Avenue. I know they have large bags of SAF Red Instant Yeast and other baking items...

      1. jen kalb Apr 30, 2012 11:09 AM

        costco sells 1 lb packages. you can put in own jar/freeze.

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        1. re: jen kalb
          chompchomp Apr 30, 2012 12:34 PM

          Meat Hook in Williamsburg has vacuum sealed packs.

        2. iluvcookies Apr 30, 2012 01:26 PM

          Jars of yeast are commonly available in most supermarkets, usually near the flour and baking supplies. I'd be surprised if you couldn't find this.

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            tempehtempeh May 1, 2012 08:16 AM

            Thanks, all. 4 oz jars found at Super Stop & Shop in Flatbush. All the grocery stores near me seem only to stock the packets - these other sources are great to know about.

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