is nutritional yeast gluten-free?

What is it?

A type of inactive dry yeast also known as Saccharomyces cerevisiae. 

It is popular among vegans and vegetarians, due to its savory, cheesy, nutty flavor that can be used as a substitute for cheese in various dishes.

What is it used for?

Nutritional yeast does not contain gluten.  The basic ingredients are naturally gluten-free, but not all store-bought options are produced the same.

Is it gluten-free?

Find out more about gluten-free brands and uses with the link below!

Vegan Brazilian Cheese Bread

Recipe with nutritional yeast, try my