Is autolyzed yeast extract gluten-free?

Answer Autolyzed yeast extract, which is made from cane and/or beet molasses, is considered a gluten-free product. However, it does contain the ingredient MSG (monosodium glutamate). Individuals with celi... Read More »

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Does autolyzed yeast extract contain gluten?

Autolyzed yeast extract results from the breaking down of yeast when it comes in direct contact with salt. It is used as a flavor booster and can be found in many food products. Autolizyed yeast us... Read More »

Is autolyzed yeast extract a leavening agent?

Autolyzed yeast extract is not a leavening agent. It is made of broken-down yeast cells, contains monosodium glutamate (MSG) and is used as a flavor enhancer in various foods, such as soup and meat... Read More »

Are there any gluten-free restaurant's in Salt Lake City/ Park City Utah or places with gluten free menus?

Here are some of the national restaurants that have gluten free menus. CarrabbasOutbackBonefish GrillOlive GardenRuby TuesdayUno's (check ahead of time--I think only the larger ones but the gf piz... Read More »

Is yeast extract leavening?

Yeast extract, a byproduct of yeast, is not a leavening agent, in that it is not used alone to make bread rise. Instead it is used as a flavoring. However, because it is from yeast, a leavening age... Read More »